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Kiwanis Clubs of Washington State
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Unlock the Adventure

Explore the Excitement of a Career in Law Enforcement

Kickstart your journey into the world of law enforcement at the PNW Kiwanis Youth Law Enforcement Camp, hosted at the Washington State Patrol Academy in Shelton, Washington.

The program is open to students who will be high school juniors and seniors for 2024-25 school year (current sophomores/juniors), who have a strong interest in a career in law enforcement.

This camp is hands on! Our courses include defensive tactical training, driving courses, firearms judgement simulations, and more, with the goal of providing a glimpse of what a career in law enforcement can look like.

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Applications due:  May 10, 2024

Camp Details:

August 11-17, 2024

Washington State Patrol Academy

Shelton, Washington

Spots Limited: Apply Now!

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Deadline extended to June 10!

Kiwanis Youth Law Enforcement Camp

for 2024-25 High School Juniors & Seniors
(current Sophomores & Juniors)


In our 45th year, the KYLEC program has supported youth exploring careers in law enforcement. About 80% of our participants go on to be a LEO.

What to Expect

This is not your average classroom! Hands on experience gives you the opportunity to test yourself as part of a team, as well as an individual.

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There is a checklist of documents and personal recommendations you will need to collect. Don't wait to apply, the deadline will be here before you know it!


Do you see yourself having a career in Law Enforcement?

Ready to learn about the different career opportunities available to you?

Are you a current Sophmore or Junior (will be a Junior/Senior in 2024-25)?

You're in the right place!

Who should come to KYLEC?

KYLEC is a non-profit program of over 45 years

The Kiwanis Youth Law Enforcement Camp is a 501 c 3 registered organization in Washington State. The Board appreciates personal, corporate or community service organization donations. Donations will be acknowledged and be used to support scholarships for students to attend future Camps.

Participating Local, State and Federal Agencies

Washington State Patrol
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