Category Archives: volunteering

Police Cadets

The scheme is aimed at 13- 17 year-olds and provides a programme of weekly Cadet nights filled with activity, information and – hopefully – some fun!

What are the main duties & responsibilities of a GMP Cadet?

The aims of the scheme include:

  • Promoting and encouraging a practical interest in policing among young people,
  • Providing training which will encourage positive leadership within communities which will include volunteering opportunities,
  • Encouraging a spirit of adventure and developing qualities of leadership and good citizenship. Cadets will be given the opportunity to obtain a Duke of Edinburgh Award, First Aid qualification etc.