Vancouver Police Department 2016 Commendation Ceremony

January 19th was a tremendous day for the SVCPC at the Vancouver Police Beyond The Call Award Ceremony. Adrien Balazs, Executive Director of the SVCPC, received the inaugural Jim and Vicki Chu Community Safety Leader Award. Constable Inderjit Waraich received the Chief Constable’s Commendation and the Chief Constable’s Unit Citation Award while Constable John Gravengard was the recipient of the Chief Constables Commendation. Prior to joining the Vancouver Police, both Constables Gravengard and Waraich were volunteers of the South Vancouver CPC.

All of the recipients stories can be found at

Left to right: Chief Constable Adam Palmer, Executive Director Adrien Balazs, and Vancouver Police Board member Dr. Sherri Magee
Left to right: Constable Ian Lampshire, Constable Terry Parmar, Office/Volunteer Coordinator Mark Jarvie, Constable Inderjit Waraich, Executive Director Adrien Balazs, Constable John Gravengard, and Constable Andrew Pang