Mandurah police sergeant a finalist in excellence award

Outstanding officer: Sergeant Gary Benzies. Photo: File.

Outstanding officer: Sergeant Gary Benzies. Photo: File.

A Mandurah sergeant is in the running for a WA Police Excellence Award.

Sergeant Gary Benzies of the Mandurah District Office is a finalist in the annual awards be recognised at an awards breakfast at Crown Perth on December 10.

Introduced in 2014, the awards recognise the work police personnel contribute to the community, with nominations highlighting the challenging and varied situations officers face every day.