SHETLAND’s local ambulance manager Peter Smith was in Edinburgh on Tuesday to receive the Queen’s Police Medal from Her Majesty during a ceremony at Holyrood Palace.
Smith was recognised for 35 years of service and dedication as a special constable in the Queen’s New Year’s Honour list.
The police service recognised Smith for his “selfless dedication”, often changing out of his paramedic uniform into a police uniform to carry on working as a volunteer.
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