The 2021 Community Safety and Crime Prevention Virtual Awards Ceremony was held on November 5. This annual awards ceremony provides an opportunity to celebrate and recognize individuals and groups that have made outstanding contributions to crime prevention, restorative justice, victim services and community safety in British Columbia.
It is with great pleasure PVSBC congratulates Karyn French, Executive Director, Greater Victoria Police Victim Services, as this year’s Services to Victims Award. To watch the awards ceremony, please visit the following link: https://youtu.be/fhvFV98eNls. There is a short greeting from Ian Batey, PVSBC Executive Director at the 5:05 minute mark in the recording and the award announcement can be found at the 7:35, where Karyn provides a short acceptance speech and members of the nominating committee speak to the tireless efforts Karyn has committed to victims and survivors in her community.
PVSBC was honoured to be a part of Provincial Safe Communities Working Group in reviewing the outstanding nominations of individuals and groups across British Columbia committed to the well-being and safety of our communities.