PIETERMARITZBURG-BORN Brigadier Peter Pillay was recently honoured for his 35 years of service and dedication to the police force. Pillay received recognition during a medal parade held in Bloemfontein, Free State province.Logan Govender described Pillay as a person who always showed the promise of reaching the upper echelons in the SAPS.“He was my student in the 80s. He began his illustrious police career at Mountain Rise as a student. He now heads the Strategic Management team in the Free State,” said Govender. He added that their sincere congratulations and best wishes are conveyed to Pillay and his family. — Supplied.