Clive Chamberlain receives his award
Officers, staff and volunteers were recognised for their contribution to Dorset Police at an awards ceremony.
A total of 27 awards and medals were presented during the ceremony, which was held at the Dorford Centre in Dorchester.
Honours handed out included the Police Long Service and Good Conduct Medal, Police Staff Long Service Medal, Special Constabulary Long Service Medal and Chief Constableâ€™s Commendations.
Police Constable Clive Chamberlain received the Chief Constableâ€™s Lifetime Achievement Award.
PC Chamberlain has served with Dorset Police for over 33 years and was a special constable before joining the regulars.
During his service he worked as a uniformed officer in Swanage, Weymouth, Dorchester and Beaminster and received a number of top commendations.
In January 1999, PC Chamberlain was elected onto the Dorset Police Federation as a representative. He quickly became the discipline lead before being elected Chairman in March 2003. He retires from the Force this month.
PC Chamberlain said: â€œI was very surprised and humbled to receive the lifetime achievement award. I have been fortunate to have worked with a great team, particularly within the Police Federation, who have helped me enormously. This award recognises all of their hard work.â€
Police officers and staff honoured
Clive Chamberlain, Chair of Dorset Police Federation