Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner, Katy Bourne, is honoured in Queen’s Birthday Honours for 2019
Mrs Bourne said:
“I am very honoured to have been nominated and to have been awarded an OBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list. This is a tremendous endorsement of the role of Police and Crime Commissioners and testament to the hard work of the team in my office who support me. I would like to thank them and also every single police officer, PCSO and police staff member in Sussex for working so tirelessly to keep us all safe.”
Susannah Hancock, APCC Chief Executive said:
“On behalf of everyone at the Association of Police and Crime Commissioners (APCC) I would like to congratulate Katy Bourne, Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) for Sussex on her OBE award for public and political services.
“The award is very much deserved and recognises Katy’s vision, dedication and commitment to supporting victims of crime in her role as Sussex PCC.
“PCCs are local victims champions, driving positive change and improving outcomes for victims of crime both locally and nationally.
“We look forward to continuing to work with Katy and her office.”