COP helpers needed

The Enderby, Armstrong and Spallumcheen Citizens On Patrol (COP) program will be hosting training for 21 volunteers Monday and Wednesday.

The Enderby, Armstrong and Spallumcheen Citizens On Patrol (COP) program will be hosting training for 21 volunteers Monday and Wednesday.

The COP program is a group of community-minded citizens who act as additional “eyes and ears” for their community and the police.

If you are interested in attending the training sessions and would like to volunteer for the program you must be between the ages of 19 to 85 years of age; be a resident of Spallumcheen, Armstrong or Enderby; successfully pass enhanced security screening processes and background investigation.

For more information on this program contact Warren Smith, rural programs co-ordinator from the Vernon-North Okanagan RCMP Safe Communities Unit at 250-550-7843.