PAL Community Outreach Program grows

The Wilson Police Department Police Athletic League (PAL) hosted 28 athletic and activity camps in 2016. Bringing more than 700 children and teenagers to participate in PAL camps, programs and activities.

Engaging Wilson’s youth in PAL programs begins a positive relationship with police in a non-enforcement setting. PAL is a non-profit organization that operates through partnerships in the community and many local businesses support PAL activities. In 2016, members of the Wilson Police Department logged nearly 17,000 hours of community service.