bridge the age gap, but I never realised it would become so vital.
“We all just wanted to help prevent crime and keep people safe. We feel extremely honoured to be recognised for our involvement in the initiative.”
People aged 50 and above continue to benefit from the interactive workshops, delivered by the young police cadets who have worked with the Met’s specialists on cyber crime (Operation Falcon) and have taken part in specialist police training.
We just wanted to help prevent crime
and keep people safe”
Commander Nick Downing said: “It is through their hard work and dedication that they have not only made a difference to the communities of Hillingdon, but now across London and I would hope soon across the UK.
“We are continually closing the net on criminals and developing new tactics to identify those responsible. With the expertise of Operation Falcon, we will relentlessly tackle the real and present threat of cyber crime.”
The project is supported by AGE UK, Hillingdon Council, Brunel University and British Airways (BA).