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.
February 2020 Newsletter12/03/2020
Latest news from Mini Police and VPC units across England & Wales
Llanelli Cadets on the road to being Good Citizens12/03/2020
Just picture this… a Lodge in the middle of a Welsh coastal forest with no Television, Internet and hardly a mobile phone signal, so just add Llanelli Police Cadets and yes you’ve got a fantastic four days ahead!
Christmas 2019 Newsletter18/12/2019
Latest news from VPC units across England & Wales
Memory of mini-police officer Melissa Tate will live on18/12/2019
Ten-year-old Melissa, who was tragically killed in September in a fatal hit-and-run near her home, was a proud member of the Force's Mini Police scheme
Partnership with the Security Institute goes from strength to strength18/12/2019
On 3 November this year, over 50 cadets from the Met (Barnet), Hampshire, Surrey, Wiltshire and Greater Manchester VPCs were invited as VIP guests to at this year’s International Security Expo, London Olympia
November 2019 Newsletter21/11/2019
Latest news from VPC units across England & Wales highlighting the great work being carried out by units across England & Wales
Tributes paid to Mini Police Officer - Melissa Tate17/10/2019
Tributes have been 10 year old Northumbria Police Mini-Police Officer Melissa Tate, who was tragically killed in a road traffic collision in the Kenton area of Newcastle in September.
Humberside VPC win the Ellan Vannin Fuels Adventure Challenge18/09/2019
The Ellan Vannin Fuels Adventure Challenge has finished for another year, with groups of young people going home having had a fantastic weekend on the Island. The weekend saw Police Cadet teams from Cambridgeshire, Humberside, Croyden, Cumbria, Stranrar, Kingston, Derbyshire, alongside local teams.