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POST Wins 2015 Emmy for Community / Public Service (PSAs) Video

2015 EmmyAt the June 2015 National Association of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) awards ceremony, the California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST), and Digital OutPost (DOP), who provides video production services for POST, received an Emmy Award for the Did You Know video “School Violence.”

Assistant Executive Director Jan Bullard attended and accepted the Emmy Award on behalf of POST. The video presents the topic of school shootings in a dramatic manner and includes a link at the end to a national website for information on Threat Assessment: Predicting and Preventing School Violence.

The award was for the Community / Public Service (PSAs) category. View the entire 2015 recipients list (pdf).

 

POST Wins 2013 Emmy for Community / Public Service (PSAs) Video

On June 15, 2013, before a large audience convened in Las Vegas for the National Association of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) awards ceremony, the California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST), and Digital OutPost (DOP), who provides video production services for POST, received an Emmy Award for the Did You Know video “10-97.”

Did You Know “10-97” reminds officers that speed is one of five factors that can cause career-ending injury or fatalities for law enforcement officers or members of the communities they serve.

Assistant Executive Director Jan Bullard, prior to her recent promotion, was the Bureau Chief who oversaw POST’s video production efforts.  She accepted the award on behalf of the Commission on POST, along with Terry Barnum and Raegan Matthews-Roesink from DOP.  The award was for the Community / Public Service (PSAs) category. View the entire 2013 recipients list (pdf).

About the Video Series

The Did You Know series was created by POST in 2010 to feature important safety or informational messages in a quick and dynamic way.  

While POST has accrued a respectable collection of awards for video production in the past, “10-97” being POST’s first Emmy.  Several POST productions have been nominated before by NATAS including Did You Know “Choices”, Did You Know “Fatigue”, Did You Know "Night Driving", Did You Know "Domestic Violence" and ”Preventing Law Enforcement Suicide.”