Police launch special recruitment days to enlist more officers in Milton Keynes this week

Recruitment teams are to visit a shopping centre and local park to reach the public

Tuesday, 27th July 2021, 11:37 am

Police recruiters will be out in force in Milton Keynes from this week.

The Thames Valley Police Positive Action and Engagement team members will be visiting MK1 shopping centre, near MK Stadium, this Thursday, Friday and Saturday,

They will be there between 12 noon and 8pm each day for people to discuss a career in policing.

Be the difference you want to see, say police

On Sunday August 1, the team will shift to Campbell Park and will be available to talk to anyone interested between 10am and 6pm.

"You can come and see us and ask any questions you have about being an officer or working for Thames Valley Police," said a spokesman.

"Policing is a challenging yet rewarding career. It offers opportunity for progression and specialization, plus unrivalled camaraderie and team spirit...Be the difference you want to see."

The move is part of a force-wide drive to recruit more officers, both at apprentice and degree entry levels. For details see the Citizen story here.