Awards

Medium

The North Dakota Highway Patrol recognizes outstanding efforts on behalf of employees, organizations and individuals who work closely with the NDHP, and the general public. 

Trooper of the Year (click to learn more) 

Truck Driver of the Year (click to learn more)

Public Award: Saved by the Belt

This award promotes the voluntary use of safety belts, or other restraint systems in motor vehicles. Persons involved in recently-occurring crashes can be nominated by an investigating law enforcement officer, North Dakota Department of Transportation Safety Division representative, or North Dakota Department of Health representative.  The crashes must be verifiable through state records.

Public Award: Saved by the Helmet 

The purpose of the Saved by the Helmet award is to increase public awareness about the lifesaving value of motorcycle helmets by publicly recognizing individuals who survive serious traffic crashes while wearing a helmet. Persons involved in recently occurring crashes can be nominated by an investigating law enforcement officer, North Dakota Department of Transportation Safety Division representative, or North Dakota Department of Health representative. The crash must be verifiable through state records.