Team Illinois youth police camp provides unique training for teenagers

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COLLINSVILLE, IL (KTVI) - The Illinois State Police in District 11 Collinsville, Illinois is hosting the 10th annual Team Illinois youth police camp this July. The camp is a highly structured week long residency program. Physical fitness exercises, paramilitary drills, resisting substance abuse education and team building activities are some of the activities the camp focuses on.

Team Illinois camp engages police officers, military personnel and social service agencies. Local police and sheriff's departments, as well as the Illinois National Guard, Madison Company Health Dept. and Chestnut Health Systems are partnered with the Illinois state police for the past eight years.

To apply for the camp call 618-973-3050 or email Trooper Calvin Dye Jr. at calvin_dye@isp.state.il.us

EVENT INFO:

What: Team Illinois Youth Police Camp
When: July 12th - 18th, 2015
Where: Principia College 1 Front Gate Road Elsah, Illinois 62028

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