Thunder Bay Police Service released this memo.
“8 sworn and 2 civilian members of the Thunder Bay Police Service were honoured this past Thursday night for their long service in policing. We also recognized members who retired this past year.
The Exemplary Service Awards were handed out at the Valhalla Inn to members of the Thunder Bay Police Service. There are three different categories that were recognized.
The Police Exemplary Service Medal is approved by the Governor General of Canada and awarded in recognition of 20 years of loyal and meritorious service to law enforcement.
The Police Exemplary Service Bar is also approved by the Governor General of Canada and awarded for each 10 years of exemplary service in addition to the 20 years of service.
The Dedication to Service Award is presented to civilian members with 20 and 30 or 40 years of dedicated service to the citizens of Thunder Bay.
Congratulations to our members!”