service award for Burnham police officer after 22 years
Burnham-On-Sea police officer has been presented with a long service
award this week after 22 years on the beat.
Roger Tolley presented PCSO Andy Dancy with his Police Long Service
has been a dedicated servant to the public in Sedgemoor for the
past 22 years and will be personally presented with his long service
medal by the Chief Constable later this year.
served as a traffic warden in Bridgwater for many years before
being promoted to senior traffic warden there.
the last five years Andy has been a committed Police Community
Support Officer on the Burnham South beat where he has made a
really positive contribution to reducing crime and tackling offenders,"
Inspector Tolley told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
keen observation and quickness of thought have led directly to
the arrest of at least 12 rogue traders in the Burnham area during
the past 18 months."
is exceptional performance and Andy was rightly given a Chief
Superintendent's Commendation for his continuous good work in
helping to keep the residents of Burnham-On-Sea safe."
is well thought of by his community and has worked closely with
the Rosewood Action Team to successfully tackle anti-social behaviour
in that area."
Ian Kennett added: "It has been a pleasure to have Andy working
on my team. His willingness to do anything to help and his dedication
to making Burnham and Highbridge safer make him an outstanding
public servant and I would like to publicly thank him for his
hard work. I am sure that those in the community who know Andy
will echo my thanks and recognise the contribution he makes."