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Police Forces in England and Wales

There is a police force covering every geographical area of England and Wales. Some of these forces cover miles of rural landscape, while others are more densely populated and home to some of the UK’s major towns and cities – with each force providing volunteers with a unique insight into policing.

Use the links below to find out more about your local force and the volunteering opportunities available to you.

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Cambridgeshire Constabulary

Cambridgeshire Constabulary aims to make volunteering a rewarding, challenging and positive experience, working as part of team committed to making a difference. The Constabulary recognises and values the contribution volunteers can make to support the delivery of policing. It...

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Cheshire Constabulary

Volunteering opportunities within Cheshire Constabulary provide exciting and rewarding ways to support Police Officers and Police Staff in making safer communities across the county. There are a number of ways to get involved and become a part of their...

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City of London Police

City of London police has approximately 40 Special Constables and a number of volunteers with specialist skills who assist them with particularly complex fraud and financial crime cases.  

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Cleveland Police

Cleveland Police offers local people three ways of getting involved with their local force through volunteering: the Special Constabulary, Police Support Volunteers and Police Cadets. The force has had Specials for many years and is always looking to recruit...

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Cumbria Constabulary

The role of the volunteer is developing continuously at Cumbria Constabulary – with increasing opportunities to work either on the front-line or in vital support service teams. Under the banner of the Constabulary’s ‘Citizens in Policing’ programme, Special Constables...

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