Los Angeles - Omar Siddiqui
The Los Angeles Division honors Omar Siddiqui for helping to build a closer relationship between the FBI and the Muslim community it serves. Thanks to his encouragement, community members have provided much needed assistance in FBI investigations and many young adults from his mosque have participated in the Los Angeles Division’s community outreach programs.
FBI Director Recognizes Distinguished Community Leaders
In a ceremony at FBI Headquarters on April 15, 2016, Director James B. Comey recognized the recipients of the 2015 Director’s Community Leadership Award. These leaders, selected by their area FBI field office, have demonstrated outstanding contributions to their local communities through service. The FBI is grateful for the work of each of these individuals and organizations on behalf of their communities.
“[This year’s honorees] have done extraordinary good across communities in this country and have made a lasting difference,” said Director Comey. “Thank you for that good, thank you for what you represent, and thank you for inspiring not just the FBI but this entire country.”
Recipients of the 2015 Director’s Community Leadership Award are:
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