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Public Safety Officer Medal of Valor (MOV)

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Medal of Valor: Nominate our nation’s public safety officers

This is the highest national honor for valor that federal, state, local, and tribal public safety officers can receive. Nominate law enforcement officers, firefighters, and emergency medical personnel by July 31 at 11:59 p.m. ET.

Medal of Valor Webinar Presentation Available

During a July 22 webinar, BJA shared details and guidance about the Public Safety Officer Medal of Valor (MOV) program and nomination process. If you missed the webinar, you can view the webinar presentation and transcript to see what was discussed. MOV nominations are due July 31.

Webinar: MOV Nomination Period Closes July 31

This webinar, taking place July 22, 2019, will provide important details and guidance about the Public Safety Officer Medal of Valor (MOV) Program. The presenters will review MOV definitions, eligibility, time periods, the nomination process and core issues to consider when submitting nominations. A question and answer session will conclude this webinar.

Happening Today: Watch the Medal of Valor Ceremony

Watch the livestream of the Medal of Valor ceremony at the White House as President Trump honors courageous officers with our nation’s highest award for bravery and heroism by a public safety officer.

The Public Safety Officer Medal Of Valor (MOV) Nomination Period Is Now Open

The MOV recognizes extraordinary acts of valor and bravery on the part of our nation’s public safety officers. The MOV nomination period is now open through July 31, 2016 at 11:59 p.m ET. 

MOV Nomination Period Open!

The Public Safety Officer Medal of Valor nomination period is now open. Please visit the MOV webpage for more information about the nomination process or nomination submissions.

Medal of Valor Nomination Period Is Now Open

The Public Safety Officer Medal of Valor (MOV) is the highest national award for valor by a public safety officer. Nominate an officer now through the online application system. The MOV nomination period is May 31-July 31, 2013.