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The San Diego Association of Public Safety Dispatchers will recognize public safety dispatchers at the 17th Annual Dispatcher Appreciation Awards Banquet. The banquet celebrates National Public Safety Telecommunications Week, April 12 - 18, 2020 at the Handlery Hotel in Mission Valley.   Dinner, awards, music, gambling*, and dancing. The banquet recognizes public safety dispatchers and their contributions as part of the law enforcement, fire and EMS agencies they work for.

*Gambling for entertainment purposes only using simulated money   

6:00PM - No host bar and gambling 7:30PM - Dinner 8:30PM - Program  

Keynote Speaker 

Dinner Menu
Caesar Salad: Crisp Romaine, Garlic Croutons, Parmesan Cheese, Caesar Dressing

Your Entree Choices:

  • Chicken Saltimbocca: Sauteed Chicken Breast, Crispy Prosciutto Ham, Sage Demi-Glace, Saffron Risotto, Market Vegetables
  • Grilled Salmon: Grilled Salmon Fillet, Saffron Crab Cream Sauce, Rice Pilaf, Market Vegetables
  • Southwest Tri-Tip: Grilled Marinated Steak, Au Gratin Potatoes, Market Vegetables


Dispatcher of the Year Finalists


Incident of the Year Finalists

Communications Center of the Year Finalists

Supervisory Leadership Award Finalists


Tables seat 10 persons. Purchases of 10 seats in a single transaction will reserve a table.

All other reservations will be assigned a table at check in on the day of the banquet.

If paying by check, register online and choose the pay by check option. Payment must be received by April 10, 2020. No refunds after April 10, 2020 as all food must be ordered by this date.

Questions about this event can be directed to events@sdapsd.org or 619.342.7344

17th Annual Dispatcher Appreciation Banquet HAS BEEN POSTPONED

San Diego Association of Public Safety Dispatchers