The scheme was set up by Country Cousins in collaboration with Devon & Cornwall Police, and has won several awards over the past few years, including:
- Pride in Ilfracombe Award (2010)
- Crime Beat Award (2010)
- ELTons Award for Local Innovation (2014)
The ELTons Award is an extremely prestigious award, given through the British Council. Country Cousins is the only school to have ever won this award and the judges described it as “a worthy project that is very effective”.
We have a lot of brilliant PALS already, and new ones are joining us every summer!