Recognition for officers

2018-06-19 06:00
Warrant Officer Joey van Heerden (right) accepting his certificate from CPF chairperson, Bernard Soules, during the awards ceremony.

Warrant Officer Joey van Heerden (right) accepting his certificate from CPF chairperson, Bernard Soules, during the awards ceremony.

Multimedia   ·   User Galleries   ·   News in Pictures Send us your pictures  ·  Send us your stories

Rondebosch police officers are thankful for the recognition they received for their long-term service in the community at Silwood Cookery School on Friday 8 June.

Each of the seven officers reportedly has a record of 30 years of service at the station.

They received awards of appreciation from the Rondebosch Improvement District on Wednesday 8 June.

These awards, presented in partnership with the community policing forum, were a sign of appreciation for their loyalty and the role the officers play in the community.

One of the recipients was the Rondebosch Police Station spokesperson, Warrant Officer Lyndon Sisam. “I was pleased and humbled to be honoured by both the RCID and CPF. It felt very special that the community we served thought it good to acknowledge our long service and our dedication to the Rondebosch community. We are dedicated in giving the community excellent service for years and will continue to do so,” says Sisam.

Sisam attributes their success to their “great partnership” with the community.

Shirley Aldum, RCID manager, says they felt it was important to recognise the officers for their achievements. “We as the Rondebosch community are privileged and proud to have members at our station with 30 years’ experience and commitment serving at our police station.”

Captain Barbara Breedt, the station commander, congratulated the officers on their good work. She says they are honoured by the gesture as it shows that the community sees and appreciates their efforts.

Join the conversation!

24.com encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.
NEXT ON NEWS24X

Inside News24

 
/News
 

How your dog can tell what you’re feeling

Researchers have found a specific area in a dog’s brain that recognises human faces – a finding that may help to explain why dogs are so sensitive to human social cues.

 

Paws

Share your 67 minutes with animals in need this Mandela Day
Kevin Anderson’s dog is winning at Instagram!
Kim Kardashian-West buys fake testicles to boost her dog’s self-esteem
10 tips on exercising your dog
Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.