Two Suffolk cadets achieve their dream20/07/2020
Two Bury St Edmunds Cadets have achieved their dream jobs of becoming police officers
Returning VPC units safely from COVID - guidance issued16/07/2020
Guidance documents for the safe return from COVID for VPC units has been published to assist Police Forces and cadet leaders in their planning for the return of units. This guidance has been created in conjunction with other uniformed youth groups, whilst acknowledging specific issues of operating Policing's uniformed youth group.
June 2020 Newsletter26/06/2020
Latest news from mini-police and VPC units across England & Wales
Suffolk Cadets raise hundereds for local charity18/06/2020
Suffolk Constabulary's Cadets in conjunction with West Suffolk College have raised nearly £700 for a local charity in west Suffolk.
Warwickshire Police Cadets Lockdown videos01/06/2020
Warwickshire Police Cadets have made some fantastic videos during lockdown including Deaf awareness week, Mental health awareness week and showing appreciation for key workers.
April 2020 Newsletter04/05/2020
Latest news from Mini-Police and VPC units across England & Wales
Stephen Lawrence Day 202004/05/2020
Wednesday April 22nd 2020 was Stephen Lawrence Day. Commemorating the life of teenager Stephen Lawrence, who was killed in an unprovoked racist attack, the day is an opportunity for children and young people to make their voices heard, be the change they want to see and help create a society that treats everyone with fairness and respect.
Cleveland Police Cadet makes outstanding virtual contribution29/04/2020
A cadet from the Middlesborough unit of Cleveland Volunteer Police Cadets has made an extremely powerful and important video via Tik Tok to raise awareness of domestic abuse. It is hoped that the video will encourage victims to contact the police.
In light of many Police Forces suspending their Volunteer Police Cadet schemes due to covid-19 the National VPC team has today issued advice to all Force VPC coordinators. The health of our Cadets and Leaders is paramount and we will continue to follow advice and guidance issued by the medical profession and Government. Cadets & Parents should contact their unit leaders if they require any further information
Gwent Police sets up first Heddlu Bach/Mini Police unit in Wales and the UK linked to a mosque12/03/2020
Gwent Police has welcomed its newest recruits into the force after setting up a Heddlu Bach in a Blaenau Gwent mosque, the first unit of its kind in Wales and the UK. Blaina’s Berea Mosque has established a mini police force – Heddlu Bach in Welsh – with nine officers, who will be assisted by a cadet.