3. Find your local Volunteer Police Cadets unit

If you’re interested in joining the Volunteer Police Cadets (VPC) please contact the cadet unit in your local London borough. 

Barking and Dagenham

VPC coordinators:
PC Daryl Bonas
0208 217 7936

Meeting details:
Thursday 19.00 -22.00
Tuesday 18.30 - 21.00

For further details contact the VPC coordinator

Correspondence Address:
Room 147
Dagenham Police Station
561 Rainham Road South
Dagenham
RM10 7TU

Barnet

VPC coordinator:
PC Jennifer McDonagh
0208 733 5879
07768 157258
SXMailbox-.cadets@met.police.uk

Meeting details:
Senior cadets - Wednesday and Thursday 7pm - 9.30pm
Junior cadets - Wednesday 5pm - 6.30pm (termtime only)

For further details contact the VPC coordinator

Correspondence address:
Colindale Police Stn,
Graham Park Way,
NW9 5TW

Bexley

VPC coordinators:
PC Lillian Brader
07884062825
Bexley.cadets@met.police.uk

Meeting Details:
Thursday 19:00 - 21:30hrs

For further details contact the VPC coordinator

Correspondence Address:
Bexleyheath Police Station
2 Arnsberg Way
Bexleyheath
DA7 4QS

Brent

VPC Coordinator
PC Jamie Steele
020 8733 3059
07500 122665

Meeting details:
Wednesday 19:00 - 21:30hrs
Thursday 18:00 - 21:00hrs

For further details contact the VPC coordinator

Correspondence Address:
Wembley Police Station
603 Harrow Road
Wembley
HA0 2HH

Bromley

VPC coordinator:
Neill Tully / Jon Thompson
Tel: 020 8284 8787
PYMailbox-.BromleyVPC@met.pnn.police.uk

Twitter @MPSBromley

Meeting details:
Senior Cadets (13yrs+)
Mondays 6.45pm – 8:45pm
Wednesdays 6:45pm – 8:45pm

Junior VPC (10-13yrs)
Wednesdays 5.00pm – 6:00pm

For further details contact the VPC coordinator

Correspondence address:
Bromley Volunteer Police Cadets
Youth Policing Team
Bromley Police Station
High Street
Bromley
BR1 1ER

Camden

VPC coordinators:
PC Adam Owers
07881 510144
020 8733 6341

Meeting details:
We meet on Wednesday and Thursday evenings around the borough. Please contact me if you would like more information.

VPC is open to people aged 10-18

Correspondence address:
Camden volunteer police cadet coordinator
2nd Floor
Kentish Town Police Station
12a Holmes Road
London
NW5 3AE

Croydon

VPC coordinators:
Alex Adams PC 320ZD (youth engagement officer)
020 8649 0158
020 8649 0183
Email: alexander.adams@met.police.uk

Meeting details:

Harris Invictus High School,
Croydon.

Tuesdays 19:00 – 21:30

Meridian High School
Addington.

Thursdays 19:00 – 21:30.

Please contact the coordinator for Junior Cadet Locations.

Correspondence Address:
Croydon Police Station
71 Park Lane
Croydon
CR9 1BP

Ealing

VPC coordinator:
PC Alex Mountford

07919 057256
02071618696
ealingcadets@met.police.uk

Meeting details:
Tuesday 18.00 – 20.00 in Southall
Wednesday 18.00 – 20.00 in West Ealing

VPC is open to young people aged 10-18.

For further details, please contact the VPC coordinator.

Correspondence address:
Ealing Police Station
67-69 Uxbridge Road
Ealing
W5 5SJ

Enfield

VPC coordinators:
PC Julian Pell-Coggins
07714300735
0208 345 1110

Meeting details:
Wednesday 17:00 - 19:00
Wednesday 19:30 - 21:30

For further details contact the VPC coordinator

Correspondence Address:
Enfield Police Station
41 Baker Street
Enfield
EN1 3EU

Greenwich

VPC coordinators:
PC Mike Price (07825 042 853) and PCSO Dave Lennon (07500 224 592)

The Junior Cadets aged 10 years to 12 years meet on Thursday evenings from 5.30pm to 7pm and the Senior Cadets meet on Thursday evenings from 7pm until 9.30pm.

St Paul's Academy
51, Finchale Road
Abbey Wood
London
SE2 9PX

Hackney

VPC coordinator:
Jill Dimartino
07769 162 972

Meeting details:
Wednesday 18:30 -21:00hrs
Thursday 18:30 -21:00hrs

For further details contact the VPC coordinator

Correspondence Address:
Stoke Newington
33 Stoke Newington High St
N16 8DS

Hammersmith

VPC coordinator:
PC Ronan McDermott 3189AW

020 8246 2791 or 07769 136085

FH-VPCleaders@met.pnn.police.uk

Meeting details:
Tuesdays: Burlington Danes Academy 1800 – 2030
Wednesdays: Fulham Boys School 1800 – 2030

For further details contact the VPC coordinator

Correspondence address:
VPC Coordinator
1st Floor Shepherds Bush Police Station
252 – 258 Uxbridge Road
London
W12 7JA

Haringey

VPC coordinator:
PC Andy Frost 359YR
c/o Wood Green Police Station
287 High Rd, Wood Green,
London N22 8HU

Contact Number: 02032760155 office hours only Monday to Friday

Gladesmore Community School, Crowland Road, N15 6EB

Meet every Wednesday during term time

  1. Junior cadet unit – ages 10 to 13 years
    1. Start 16:00hrs finish 17:30hrs
  2. Senior cadet unit ages 13 to 19th birthday
    1. Start 18:00hrs to 20:00hrs

Alexandra Park School, Bidwell Gardens, N11 2AZ

Meet every Tuesday during term time

  1. Junior cadet unit – ages 10 to 13 years
    1. Start 16:00hrs finish 17:30hrs
  2. Senior cadet unit ages 13 to 19th birthday
    1. Start 18:00hrs to 20:00hrs

Harrow

VPC coordinator:
PC Dan Rothery
07990 782 141

Meeting details:
Nower Hill High School,
George V Avenue,
Pinner, Middlesex.
HA5 5RP

Monday & Tuesday (Seniors) - 18:45 - 21:30
Tuesday (Juniors) - 15:45 - 17:15

Junior VPC unit
Park High School, Thistlecroft Gardens, HA7 1PL

Monday - 15:45 - 16:45

Correspondence addresses:
Pinner Police Station
1 Waxwell Lane
Pinner
HA4 3LA

Havering

VPC coordinator - North & South Havering
PC Matt Ingram
01708 779 412
07765 484 891

Havering South
Thursday 7 - 9.45pm

Havering North
Wednesday 7 - 10pm

For further details contact the VPC coordinator

Correspondence address
Havering Volunteer Police Cadets
Rear of Hornchurch Police Station
74a Station Lane,
Hornchurch,
RM12 6NA

Hillingdon

VPC coordinators:
PC Stuart Kenworthy
0208 246 1849
Stuart.kenworthy@met.police.uk

Meeting details:
Tuesday 19:00 - 21:30
Thursday 18:45 - 21:15

For further details contact the VPC coordinator

Correspondence address:
Ruislip Police Station
The Oaks
Ruislip
HA4 7LE

Hounslow

VPC coordinator:
PC Andrew Pidding
07917086893 / 02082476189
andrew.pidding@met.police.uk

Meeting details:
Wednesdays 1700-1800 Junior unit (Isleworth) Marlborough Primary School
Wednesdays 1830-2100 Senior unit (Isleworth) Green School

Thursdays 1700-1800 Junior unit (Cranford) Cranford Community College
Thursdays 1830-2100 Senior unit (Cranford) Cranford Community College

For further details please contact the VPC coordinator

Correspondence address:

Andrew Pidding PC711TX
Hounslow Sector Office
Hounslow Police Station
Montague Road
Hounslow
Middlesex
TW3 1LB

Islington

VPC coordinator:
PC Nicola Goodwin 717NI
Islington Volunteer Police Cadet (VPC) coordinator

Meeting details:
Wednesday 18:00 -20:30 (TERM TIME ONLY)

For further details contact the VPC coordinator

Correspondence address:
Islington Police Station,
Tolpuddle Street,
N1 0YY

Mobile: 07767 006 365
Nicola.Goodwin@met.police.uk

Kensington and Chelsea

VPC coordinators:
PC Jayne Richardson
020 8246 0667

Meeting details:
Thursday 19:00 - 21:00

For further details contact the VPC coordinator

Correspondence address:
Kensington Police Station
72 - 74 Earls Court Road
Kensington
W8 6EQ

Kingston

VPC coordinators:
PC Hayley Parkes
0207 161 8457

kingstoncadets@met.police.uk

Meeting details:
Wednesday 19:00 - 21:30
Thursday 19:00 - 21:30

For further details contact the VPC coordinator

Correspondence address:
4th Floor,
Kingston police station,
5-7 High Street,
Kingston-upon-Thames,
Surrey,
KT1 1LB

Lambeth

VPC coordinators:
PC Andy Hewlett
020 8649 2363
07789 272 250

Meeting details:
Wednesday 18:45 - 21:30
Thursday 18:30 - 21:00

For further details contact the VPC coordinator

Correspondence address:
Gipsy Hill Police Station
66 Central Hill
London
SE19 1DT

Lewisham

VPC coordinators:
PS Steve Marks
07980 667 358

Meeting details:
Tuesday 16:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 19:00 - 21:30
Thursday 18:30 - 20:30

For further details contact the VPC coordinator

Correspondence address:
Catford Police Station
333 Bromley Road
London
SE6 2RJ

Merton

VPC coordinators:

Tim Mann
0208 649 4013
vw-mertoncadets@met.police.uk

Twitter @mertonvpc

Meeting details:
Merton West - Mondays 6.30pm - 9pm
Merton East - Wednesdays 5.30pm - 7.30pm

For further details contact the VPC coordinator

Correspondence address

Merton Volunteer Police Cadets
Wimbledon Police Station
15 Queens Road
London
SW19 8NN

Newham

VPC coordinators:
Sergeant Jim Rogers
PC Andrew Gibson
PC Neil Lawrence

Senior Volunteer Police Cadets (13-17 years of age)

Eastlea Community School Unit
Eastlea Community School
Hilda Road
Canning Town
E16 4NN
Every Thursday 6.30 - 9.00pm

Little Ilford School Unit
Little Ilford School
Browning Road
Manor Park
E12 6NU
Every Wednesday 6.30 - 9.00pm

Junior Volunteer Police Cadets (10-12 years of age)

Lister Community School
St Mary's Road
Plaistow
London
E13 9AE
Every Thursday 4.15 - 5.45pm

If you would like to find out more, please call 0208 217 3912 between 8.00am and 4.00pm. Outside these hours please e-mail newhamcadets@met.pnn.police.uk.

Redbridge

VPC coordinators:
Amanda Miller
020 8345 3456
07887 823134

Meeting details:
Wednesday 19:00 - 21:30

For further details contact the VPC coordinator

Correspondence address:
Barkingside Police Station
High Street Barkingside
Essex
IG6 1BQ

Richmond

VPC coordinators:
PS Paul Dowsett
PC Linda Worger

TWMailbox-.cadets@met.police.uk

020 8247 5816

Weekly meetings

Monday - Hampton High School (Juniors)
Wednesday - Collis Primary School (Seniors and Juniors)
Thursday - St Richard Reynolds School (Juniors)
Thursday - Kneller Hall, Whitton (Seniors)

For further details contact the VPC coordinator

Correspondence address:
Teddington Police Station
18 Park Road
Teddington
TW11 0AQ

Southwark

VPC coordinators:
PCSO Simon Johnson
020 7232 7692

Meeting details:
Tuesday 18:45 - 21:00
Thursday 18:45 - 21:00

For further details contact the VPC coordinator

Correspondence address:
Southwark Police Station
The Cottage
323 Borough High Street.
SE1 1JL                                            

Sutton

VPC coordinators:
PC Gill Nolan
PC Lorraine Roche
0208 649 0698

Meeting details:
Tuesday 19:00 - 21:30
Thursday 19:00 - 21:30

For further details contact the VPC coordinator

Correspondence address:
Sutton Police Station
6 Carshalton Road West
Sutton
SM1 4RF

Tower Hamlets

VPC coordinators:
Co-coordinator Steve Austin
07917232706
Towerhamletsvpc@met.police.uk

Meeting Details:
Senior cadets for young people aged 14 - 19
Wednesday & Thursday: 18:00 - 20:00

Junior cadets aged 10 - 13
Thursday 16:30-17:45

For further details contact the VPC coordinator

Correspondence address:
Bethnal Green Police Station
12 Victoria Park Square
London, E2 9NZ 

Waltham Forest

VPC coordinators:
PC Jesse Booth
020 8721 5083/ 84/ 85

Meeting Details:
Wednesday 19:00 - 21:30
Tuesday 19:00 - 21:30

For further details contact the VPC coordinator

Correspondence address:
Leytonstone Police Station
11 Kirkdale Road
Leytonstone
E11 1HP

Wandsworth

VPC coordinators:
PC Danielle Phillips
020 8247 8130
07775012316
wandsworthvpc@gmail.com

Meeting details:
Tuesday and Wednesday 18:00 - 20:30

For further details contact the VPC coordinator

Correspondence address:
Tooting Police Station
251 Mitcham Road
London
SW17 9JQ

Westminster

VPC Coordinator:
PC Jon Marsden
07773 394 334
07795 256 759

Correspondence address:
Westminster Police Cadets
Paddington Green Police Station
2-4 Harrow Road London W2 1XJ

Meeting details:

South VPC Unit - Every Wednesday evening during term time 18:30 -21:00hrs

13 - 18yrs old

Pimlico Academy
Lupus Street
London
SW1V 3AT

North VPC Unit - Every Thursday during term time 17:00hrs - 19:00hrs

13 -18 yrs old

Paddington Green Primary School
Park Place Villas
Westminster
London
W2 1SP

Junior VPC Unit - (South) Every Friday during term time (after school club) 16:00 - 17:00hrs

10 - 13yrs old

St Vincent's primary School
Morpeth Terrace
London
SW1P 1EP

Junior VPC Unit - (North) Every Thursday during term time (after school club) 15:15 - 16:15hrs

10 - 13yrs old

Paddington Green Primary School
Park Place Villas
Westminster
London
W2 1SP

For further details contact the VPC coordinator.