The Commendations Program was created by Sheriff Mullen to provide official recognition to the members of the Allegheny County Sheriff’s Office who have distinguished themselves by outstanding performance or extraordinary achievement while furthering the cause of Law Enforcement.

The Sheriff’s Office has recently recognized the following individuals, who have displayed excellence within the course of their duties and whose actions have made Allegheny County a safer place.

- Apprehension of Escapee (02/07)
- Recovery of Missing Child (01/09)
- Rendered Life Saving Tactics (07/06)
- Pursuit of Home Invasion Suspects (05/11)
- Heroin Dealer Arrests (03/30)
- Firearms/Drugs Arrest (03/23)
- Casino Carjacking Arrest (02/25)
- Courtroom Drug Sale Arrest (02/21)
- De-escalation of Court Threat (01/26)
- Car Wreck State Rt 258 (01/11)
- Apprehension of Homicide Suspect (01/07)