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Officers Daquan E. Beacham and Kathryn A. Franklin were awarded Life Saving citations by Chief Anthony D. Matos on March 9, 2022 for actions that saved the life of an individual on December 11, 2021.

James Madison University received certification from the Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services as a Certified Crime Prevention Campus - Awarded on May 20, 2021.

Kathy Fake - 2020 James Madison University Police Department Communicator of the Year - Awarded April 3, 2020

James Madison University Police Department was re-accredited by the Virginia Law Enforcement Professional Standards Commission on August 15, 2019.

Chief Lee A. Shifflett - 2019 Outstanding Achievement in Law Enforcement Award - Virginia Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators - Recognized June 25, 2019

Life Safety Inspector Ed Rader - 2019 Division of Administration & Finance Customer Service Award Nominee - Recognized May 7, 2019

Emergency Communicator Michelle Yeago - 2018 Division of Administration & Finance Customer Service Award Nominee - Recognized May 8, 2018

Sgt. Jamie Myers - Kiwanis 2018 Lawperson of the Year Award Recipient - Recognized May 1, 2018 by the Kiwanis Club of Harrisonburg, Virginia

Officer Spencer Jarboe - MADD (Mothers Against Drunk Driving) 2017 Law Enforcement Award Recipient - Recognized September 6, 2017

Officer Tim Carroll - 2017 Division of Administration & Finance Customer Service Award Nominee - Recognized May 9, 2017

Officer Austin Saadatmand - Harrisonburg Police Foundation, Special Recognition Award - Recognized January 7, 2017

Officer Spencer Jarboe - MADD (Mothers Against Drunk Drivers) 2016 Law Enforcement Award Recipient - Recognized September 7, 2016

Officer Jason Phillips - 2016 Division of Administration & Finance Service Award Nominee - Recognized May 10, 2016

Officer Spencer Jarboe - MADD (Mothers Against Drunk Drivers) 2015 Law Enforcement Award Recipient - Recognized September 14, 2015

James Madison University Police Department was re-accredited by the Virginia Law Enforcement Professional Standards Commission on August 19, 2015

Sgt. Rodney McCarter - 2015 President's Purple Star Award for Community Service and Volunteerism

Sgt. Rodney McCarter - Kiwanis 2015 Lawperson of the Year Award Recipient - Recognized April 21, 2015 by the Kiwanis Club of Harrisonburg, Virginia

Emergency Communicator Amanda Weaver - 2015 Division of Administration & Finance Service Award Nominee

Rodney McCarter - 2014 Division of Administration & Finance Service Award Recipient

Traffic Demand Manager Lee Eshleman - 2013 Division of Administration & Finance Service Award Recipient

Officer Spencer Jarboe - MADD (Mothers Against Drunk Drivers) 2013 Law Enforcement Award Recipient - Recognized September 5, 2013

Officer Greg Trissel - MADD (Mothers Against Drunk Drivers) 2012 Law Enforcement Award Recipient - Recognized September 6, 2012

Emergency Communications Supervisor Courtney Workman - 2012 Division of Administration & Finance Service Award Nominee

Officer William L. Simmons - 2011 Law Enforcement Officer of the Year - Recognized April 12, 2011 by Kiwanis Club of Harrisonburg, Virginia

IT Specialist Chase Jarvis - 2011 Division of Administration & Finance Service Award Nominee

Officer John Hooke - MADD (Mothers Against Drunk Drivers) 2011 Law Enforcement Award Recipient - Recognized September 13, 2011

James Madison University Police Department was accredited by the Virginia Law Enforcement Professional Standards Commission on September 8, 2011

Officer Rodney McCarter - MADD (Mothers Against Drunk Drivers) 2010 Law Enforcement Award Recipient - Recognized Spetember 9, 2010

Sergeant Debby A. Spart - 2010 Division of Administration & Finance Service Award Nominee

Chase Jarvis - 2009 Division of Administration & Finance Service Award Nominee

Officer David Conley - 2008 Division of Administration & Finance Service Award Recipient

Sergeant Frank Stilson - MADD (Mothers Against Drunk Drivers) 2007 Law Enforcement Award Recipient - Recognized September 18, 2007

Linda Hill - 2007 Division of Administration & Finance Service Award Nominee

Officer David Conley - 2006 Division of Administration & Finance Service Award Nominee

Lisa T. Carickhoff - 2005 Division of Administration & Finance Service Award Nominee

Police Patrol - 2005 Division of Administration & Finance Service Team Award Recipient

Lee A. Shifflett - 2002 Division of Administration & Finance Service Award Recipient

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