Town’s policeman presented with award

December 22 2016

CHIPPING Sodbury policeman Finbar Simmons has been recognised for his work in the community.

 

CHIPPING Sodbury policeman Finbar Simmons has been recognised for his work in the community.

Neighbourhood beat manager PC Simmons was among a number of people who received  a certificate in the latest Pride Awards given by Avon and Somerset Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) Sue Mountstevens.

He was nominated for being an exceptional beat manager and taking great pride in the locality he serves.

PC Simmons said: “Receiving a PCC Pride Award was very unexpected but very humbling.”

Ms Mountstevens said: “These awards are to recognise the silent stars of our communities that achieve great things. 

“I’m always humbled to hear about so many fantastic people working to keep our communities safe and all the winners truly deserve the recognition.”

Nominations for the awards can be made at any time via the Avon and Somerset PCC website, with decisions taken quarterly.