Borders officer wins Community Policing award at LBP Excellence Awards

Constable John Lennon who works at Galashiels Police Station was the winner of the Community policing Award at the recent Force Excellence Awards at Police Headquarters. In an interview with the Border Telegraph the 54-year-old former soldier,who has been in Lothian and Borders for 15 years say it’s a job he loves. “It is humbling to be nominated for this award and then win it. “

A number of officers and members of the public from the Scottish Borders picked up awards and you can read the full article in the Border Telegraph or view interviews with the winners and senior officers on ITV Border.