Lifetime achievement award for Sheffield police officer

PC David Shaw receives his award from Chief Supt Stuart Barton. Picture: David Massey/Sheffield Central NHP.
PC David Shaw receives his award from Chief Supt Stuart Barton. Picture: David Massey/Sheffield Central NHP.

A Sheffield police officer who has made more than 1,100 arrests during his career has been handed a lifetime achievement award.

PC David Shaw, of the Broomhall neighbourhood police team, was presented with his award by Chief Supt Stuart Barton at the Sheffield Policing Awards.

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His Sgt Adam Wood said: “David has been recognised for his dedication and professionalism to policing, for care and compassion given to victims of crime, & for spending the whole of his career on the front-line.

“He has tallied over an impressive 1,100 arrests in his career, and is an officer who is normally one of the first out the door to a 999 call.”