Officers to be honoured at ceremony

POLICE AWARDS: Cootamundra Local Area Command's finest will be honoured in a ceremony later this month.
POLICE AWARDS: Cootamundra Local Area Command's finest will be honoured in a ceremony later this month.

Past, present and future police officers will be honoured with a special ceremony this month recognising their dedication and contributions towards the local community.

July 27 will see sworn and unsworn officers, former officers of NSW Police Force awarded for their service at the Cootamundra Ex-Servicemen’s & Citizens Memorial Club auditorium.

A posthumous award from within Cootamundra Local Area Command will also be announced.

The ceremony will be hosted by Superintendent Chris Schilt of the Cootamundra Local Area Command.

Awards will be presented by Acting Assistant Commissioner – Southern Region Commander Rod Smith on behalf of the Southern Region Command.