Hyderabad: The first batch of the Student Police Cadets with a total strength of 264 students successfully completed training. On this occasion, a passing out parade was held at the Cyberabad Police Commissionerate here on Saturday. Speaking at the event, Cyberabad Police Commissioner V C Sajjanar said the Student Police Cadets should stand as an example for children and youngsters in the society. They should uphold democratic values, he said. All the cadets belong to the Government High Schools from Miyapur, Shivrampally and Mailardevpally. Student Police Cadet, a community policing initiative which was launched two years ago is meant to unlock the spirit in the youth and children to create a healthy and thinking society in future. The project involved indoor and outdoor training to students of Classes 8 and 9. The Police and the Education department together handled the training. .
Officials said the SPC programme aimed to provide a healthy interface between schools and police and help inculcate among students aspects of public safety, discipline, patience, tolerance, empathy, respect of senior citizens, social harmony, traffic sense and a corruption-free environment..