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Scouts group meets the police

By West Briton  |  Posted: November 14, 2013

  • Police dog handler PC Dick Sayer with Daisy, left, and local neighbourhood police officers with cubs and Scouts from the 1st Illogan pack at the police evening at Illogan Village Hall.

  • Which is the real gun? The lads from the 1st Illogan Scouts are faced with a real life dilemma during the police evening at Illogan Village Hall. Ref : TRGH20131024F-004_C

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MEMBERS of Illogan Scouts group came face to face with Devon and Cornwall Police dog handlers and members of the armed response unit.

The local police officers explained their different roles and responsibilities.

PC Sue Buckley and PCSO Morwenna Harris, from the neighbourhood police team in Pool, were joined by PC Davey and PC Kennedy Smith, from the armed response unit based at Camborne, and police dog handlers PC Gilbert and PC Sayer, with police dog Daisy.

PCSO Harris said: "The Scout group had many questions for the officers about their work.

"They were given the opportunity to handle some of the equipment which they use in their day to day roles."

If you are interested in joining the Illogan Beavers, Cubs or Scout groups they meet on Thursday nights at Illogan Village Hall between 5pm and 9pm. For further information contact Andy Farley via e-mail to cheryl.farley@sky.com

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