The Illinois State Police, local police, sheriff departments, and the National Guard are holding a week long youth camp. The 10th Annual Team Illinois Youth Police Camp will be held at Principia College.
The camp will be held at the college, located in Elsah and will start on July 12th. Trooper Calvin Dye of the Illinois State Police tells The Big Z what the kids would be signing up for.
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Some of the students are "at risk" meaning that they have been in some trouble in the past. However there are a number of participants that are going as training for the military or to be a police officer.