Pupils at Oasis Academy Longmeadow have become part of Wiltshire Police’s Mini Police team after they were presented with certificates by the Assistant Chief Constable Paul Mills.
A group of pupils from Years 5 and 6 have been taking part in regular sessions with members of the police and teachers in which they have learned how to be a good citizen and how policing works in their area.
On Wednesday, the group were presented with their Mini Police high-vis jackets, caps and certificates by Assistant Chief Constable Paul Mills.
Principal Helen Adams said: “The Mini Police scheme has been great for the school and the children have enjoyed learning about policing and how to be a good citizen in their local area, they seem very proud to be apart of the Mini Police team.”
PCSO Rhianna Annetts said: “We want to teach children more abut working with the police and that we are all people and are here to help.”