VA Rules Camp
The Virginia Rules Camp is a law-themed, weeklong summer camp for rising 6th-9th grade students hosted by the Hampton Police Department; Hampton Roads Committee of 200+ Men Inc.; Hampton’s Parks, Recreation and Leisure Services; and Hampton’s Office for Youth and Young Adult Opportunities. The free camp offers young people a fun, healthy way to spend a week learning about Virginia law and a chance to build positive relationships with law enforcement officers serving their communities.
The camp is held in August each year, and the online interest form is available each spring.
For more information, contact the Office of Youth and Young Adult Opportunities at 757-727-2730 or email Synethia White.
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