Mini Police scheme is an interactive volunteering
opportunity for 9-11 year olds, which follows our 3 step
approach, Education, Community and
The objective is to introduce these children to a
positive experience of policing and to get them involved
in the local community.
Apprentice Youth Workers deliver education on policing
priorities which is then cascaded down to the rest of
the school delivered by the Mini Police the children
then become involved with community activities to
enhance community confidence and pride such as litter
picking, road safety and intergenerational
A reward follows the education and activity which is
based on enrichment for the young people.
digital platform also encourages schools to embrace
the Mini Police concept in their environment covering
topics such as lesson plans, finding neighbourhood
policing teams and sharing good practise.
The project is being promoted by the National Volunteer
Police Cadets team encouraging all Police forces in the
UK to take part.