State Police seek candidates for Camp Cadet in Douglassville

The Pennsylvania State Police in Troop L (Berks, Lebanon, & Schuylkill Counties) is currently seeking candidates for Camp Cadet. Camp Cadet will be held at Camp Manatawny Douglassville, located at 33 Camp Road in Douglassville.

Camp Cadet is a police-oriented summer camp for boys and girls 12 – 15 years of age. All camp activities are supervised by a counseling staff of state and local law enforcement. Candidates must reside in Berks, Lebanon and Schuylkill counties.

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Watch the Camp Cadet highlight video here:

Cadets selected will see presentations by law enforcement (bomb squad, SERT, patrol, K-9, aviation, FBI, computer crimes). Non law enforcement presentations recently included have been water rescue and fire service. Cadets also participate in marksmanship, swimming, horseback riding, volleyball, and kick ball.

Applications can be found online at, Camp Cadet Troop L Alumni Facebook page, or by stopping at any of the Troop L stations which are Reading, Hamburg, Jonestown, Frackville, and Schuylkill Haven.

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Camp will run from Sunday August 11th, 2024 to Saturday August 17, 2024. Applications are extended until June 30, 2024.

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