Each year at the annual KNOA Training Conference we honor members of the organization for their outstanding accomplishments during the past year in drug enforcement. Please help us recognize all those who are committed to drug enforcement.
All nominees shall be in good standing with KNOA and must be nominated by another individual (does not have to be a KNOA member). All nominations should be concise and typed. The cover page should consist of the following items:
The nomination itself should include information such as:
The awards can be based on a specific case or any number of accomplishments in drug enforcement for the prior year.
Please provide copies of newspaper clippings, letters of appreciation/recognition, or other appropriate documents you wish considered.
All award recipients will be selected by the KNOA Executive Board and will receive notification prior to the conference with an invitation to attend the awards ceremony with their family or guest(s).
Remember, the board will make its selection based on your submission!
Nominations must be received no later than February 12th, 2022. Nominations should be completed online using the link above.
2020 Officer of the Year Award - Deputy John Miner - Phillips County Sheriff's Office
2020 K9 Officer The Year Award -
2020 Narcotics Unit of the Year Award - Northeast Kansas Drug Task Force
2020 Steven Wilhoft Memorial Prosecutor of the Year Award -Charles Kitt - Shawnee County Attorney's Office