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ANNUAL AWARDS CEREMONY
December 7, 2021
Theodore Roosevelt Leadership Award
The Theodore Roosevelt Leadership Award recognizes pioneering leadership in the field of criminal justice. The award honors the history of the Crime Commission as it traces its roots back to the late 1800s, when the New York Society for the Prevention of Crime helped bring down Tammany Hall and install Theodore Roosevelt as president of the New York City Board of Police Commissioners.
2021 Recipients: District Attorney Cyrus Vance and NYC Police Commissioner Dermot Shea
The event was held virtually - click here to view the recording.
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