North Florida Neighborhood talks to The Police Athletic League

A police officer shooting a bow and arrow while children watch.

“The kids get a chance to touch these officers everyday. They get a chance to see them in and out of uniform. They get to see them as a coach, as a mentor and as a person just like them.” – Mary Bishop, Executive Director

The Police Athletic League enriches the lives of children by creating positive relationships between law enforcement officers and the youth of our community through educational, athletic and leadership programs.

Mary Bishop from The Police Athletic League shares:

  • Why a healthy relationship with Law Enforcement is so important
  • How the Police Athletic League started
  • Some of the struggles they face

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