Farewell to long-serving PC Kilburn

PC Rob Kilburn with Temporary Chief Superintendent Sharon Stavers.
PC Rob Kilburn with Temporary Chief Superintendent Sharon Stavers.

A policeman who has given years of service to communities in Coquetdale has been praised for his commitment and dedication after he retired on Friday.

PC Rob Kilburn was posted to Rothbury in 2008 and served as a neighbourhood police officer.

Rothbury Sergeant Graham Vickers said: “Throughout this time Rob’s commitment to policing has been outstanding and he has earned immense respect from the Coquetdale community and his colleagues.

“I would like to thank Rob for his dedication,for which he should be proud as we are privileged, and wish him all the best in retirement.”