The Government of Saskatchewan honoured 144 recipients with The Saskatchewan Protective Services Medal in October 2016. Among the recipients were Naicam Volunteer Firefighters Robin Parry, Perry Zenner (not present), Carl Peterson, Ken Peterson and Stan Rude.

The 2016 recipients include fire fighters, corrections workers, Canadian Forces members, RCMP plus other detachments of police officers, conservation officers Canada Border Services Agency officers and other emergency medical responders.