Lexipol, the leader in policy, training and wellness support for first responders and public servants, has received special recognition in the 2023 FOLIO: Eddie & Ozzie Awards, with the Lexipol Media Group being named Editorial Team of the Year.
Lexipol Media Group’s industry news sites – Police1, FireRescue1, EMS1, Corrections1 and Gov1 – train, educate and inform first responders and local government professionals. In 2022, the sites published over 8,200 articles, including breaking news coverage, research and analysis, and editorial content spanning key topics from recruitment and retention to leadership.
“It is exciting to see the exceptional work of our editorial team recognized with such a prestigious award,” said Rob Schneider, president of Lexipol Media Group. “For more than 20 years, Lexipol Media Group has provided top-tier coverage to underserved industries and our editorial team has been essential in driving that coverage every step of the way.”
The nomination highlighted the firsthand public safety experience of many editorial team members that drives the passion for and direction of coverage. The space created and curated by the editorial team allows for challenging conversations and innovative ideas for tackling some of the biggest problems facing agencies, while also creating a sense of community among public safety professionals.
“I am exceedingly proud of every member on our editorial team and humbled to be a part of the work we do to provide our audience with the best, most comprehensive coverage that addresses their needs and the challenges they face on the job,” said Editorial Director Greg Friese. “I’m honored that our team’s consistent, outstanding body of work has been recognized by the Eddie & Ozzie Awards.”
With an average of 6 million page views per month and over 1 million registered members, Lexipol’s industry news sites are the leading online news and information resource for public safety professionals and local government officials across the United States.