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Youth in Policing ProgramWarning - this news article expired on 2012-06-08. Information may no longer be accurate or applicable

Youth In Policing Program (YIPI)



The Belleville Police Service is now accepting resumes from students for the 2012 Youth in Policing Program.   In collaboration with the Ministry of Children and Youth Services the police service will engage two students in positive productive activities in a safe and healthy environment.    


YIPI Program runs for eight weeks, with orientation starting on June 25th to June 28th, 2012.  The goal of the program is to inspire young people to look at policing as a career choice and to become ambassadors by improving police and youth relations. 



To qualify for the Youth in Policing program, a student must be:


  • Be legally eligible to work in Canada
  • Between 15 and 18 years of age
  • Returning to school in September 2012
  • Resident of the City of Belleville
  • Must be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident
  • Must not have been convicted of a criminal offence for which a pardon has not been granted, and must not have any charges pending before the courts.


How to be considered for this exciting opportunity:


Students interested in being considered for the Youth in Policing Initiative 2012 must complete the Application Package located on the Belleville Police Service web site (  Students can download the application within our web site under Crime Prevention section.


Application Packages can be dropped off at the Belleville Police Service, mailed and/or faxed: 


Please make this the attention to Cst Rene Aubertin:


Belleville Police Service

93 Dundas Street East

Belleville, Ontario

K8N 1C2


Fax: 613 966 2701


NOTE: Applications must be received by 4:00 p.m. Friday June 8, 2012.