FS bags 6 trophies in National Excellence Awards



The Free State police walked away with 6 trophies during last night’s South African Police Service (SAPS) 2015 National Excellence Awards.

Free State spokesperson Mmako Mophiring says these awards encourage police members to work harder in order to secure a better life of the communities.

He says the province received 13 nominations in different categories and winners all obtained position one.

Winners include Operational Senior Manager of the Year and the Station of the Year which was awarded to Thabong Police Station in Welkom.

The awards were held in Boksburg at Emperor’s Palace and the occasion is hosted annually to celebrate and honour service of excellence in the policing sector.