Medal of Merit
1. All employees are eligible for the merit award.
2. Requirements include.
a.) The display of a high degree of initiative professionalism, and obvious display of a beneficial attitude towards the Elyria Police Department or the citizens of Elyria.
b.) Some action that has result in credit being brought to the Elyria Police Department, fellow employees or the idividual police officer or police employee.
c.) Demonstrated job proficiency and abilities in resolving sensitive situations, which resulted in a safe and successful conclusion.
d.) Performancde beyond the normal requirerments of an assignment to contribute to a more efficient or effective police service.
e.) Actions which display a superior intelligence, effort or which results in an important apprehension or solution to a crime.
f.) An outstanding act, achievement, or accompolishment which has resulted in the improved operation or administration of the Elyria Police Department.
Year Recipient 2015 2015 2007 2006 2006 2006 2006 2006 2006 2006 2003 2003 2003 2003 2002 2002 2001 2001 2001 2001 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000
Most Awards listed are from 2000 and newer. Awards information from prior years is very incomplete.