The cadet scheme is open to teenagers aged between 14 and 17 who live or attend school in the Avon and Somerset policing area.
Avon and Somerset Police Cadets have ten units based in Bath, Bristol Central, Hartcliffe, Patchway, Portishead, Southmead, Speedwell, Street, Taunton and Weston-super-Mare. The units are run by police officers, police staff and volunteers in their spare time.
Cadets applications are currently closed. Applications will be open again in January 2017.
We are currently recruiting adult Cadet Leaders for several of our units including Southmead and Patchway. Please click here to find out more.
The aims of the cadet scheme include:
Our cadets have been involved in:
They have also learned personal safety, first aid and search techniques and taken part in team-building and social activities.
If you are interested in joining or supporting the Avon and Somerset Police Cadets, please email email@example.com for more information.