Hendra received a number of citations and awards for merit during his career, including Bintang Bhayangkara Naraya, Bhayangkara Ksatria Satyalancana, Satyalancana Karya Bhakti, and Satyalancana Bhakti Pendidikan.
In November 16, 2020, Hendra was promoted to the National Police Internal Security Bureau. He earned the distinction as the first police general of Chinese descent. However, National Police Chief Gen. Listyo Sigit Prabowo removed him from his position after his alleged involvement in the cop murder case.
He has been transferred to Headquarters Service Unit (Yanma) as of August 4, 2022. He was replaced by Brig. Gen. Anggoro Sukartono who previously served as chief of the internal affairs division’s Professional Accountability bureau. (rr)