PAL is now accepting applications for the 2011 Shop With A Cop program, December 10th, 2011, Walmart North
for more information on the 2011 Shop With A Cop program information, guidelines and deadlines.
What is PAL?:
PAL is a youth crime prevention program that utilizes educational,
athletic and recreational activities to create trust and understanding
between police officers and youth. It is based on the conviction
that young people - if they are reached early enough - can develop
strong positive attitudes towards police officers in their journey
through life toward the goal of maturity and good citizenship.
PAL program brings youth under the supervision and positive influence
of a law enforcement agency and expands public awareness about
the role of a police officer in the local community and reinforces
responsible values and attitudes instilled in young people by their
What is Rochester PAL?
The Rochester PAL branch of the National PAL organization is growing.
Our biggest priority is the youth in our community. Our mission is
to develop more innovative and exciting ways to get our youth involved
in healthy, educational, rewarding and fun activities where they
can be modeled good citizenship from our local police department.
As well as working with the youth, we invite the families of all
our members to participate in many of our activities.
Rochester PAL Office
201 4th St SE Room 160 Rochester, MN 55904