Washington state high school juniors and seniors with an interest in law enforcement as a career can spend a week this summer learning about the roles and job opportunities within law enforcement.
Applications are currently being accepted for the 36th annual Washington State Patrol-Kiwanis Youth Law Enforcement Career Camp to be held at the Washington State Patrol Academy in Shelton July 7 through July 13. Applications can be downloaded from the State Patrol’s home page: wsp.wa.gov, under “Outreach.” The application deadline is May 10, 2013.
The camp will provide selected high school juniors and seniors the opportunity to explore job opportunities in the law enforcement field.The WSP and other police departments will provide officers as staff members to instruct and serve as counselors. Guest speakers will provide first-hand information to the students. This gives the students a variety of experiences and exposure to federal, state, county and local law enforcement. This academy is sponsored and paid for by Washington Kiwanis clubs statewide and supporters.