The Woodstock Police Service is accepting applications from students for the Youth in Policing Program. In collaboration with the Ministry of Children and Youth Services, Woodstock Police will engage the students in positive productive activities in a safe and healthy environment.
YIPI Program runs for eight weeks, beginning the first week of July and ending the last week in August.
The goal of the program is to inspire young people to look at policing as a career choice and to become ambassadors by improving police and youth relations.
This learning opportunity for students will consist of:
To qualify for the Youth in Policing program, a student must be:
“Youth at risk” can be defined as young people whose background places them "at risk" of future offending or victimization due to environmental, social and family conditions that hinder their personal development and successful integration into the economy and society.