Applications for the 2014 Troop N Camp Cadet program are being accepted.

Anyone interested in attending camp can obtain an application at any of the following Troop N State Police Stations: Hazleton, Bloomsburg, Lehighton, Fern Ridge and Swiftwater State Police.

Applications have also been distributed to most of the local schools located throughout the Troop N Area.

The application can also be accessed and printed out via the PSP public website, www.psp.state.pa.us. Once there click on the Troop / Station Information tab located on the left hand side. Then select Troop N – Hazleton. Then select Camp Cadet in the left hand tab column and follow prompts to the application. Simply print out the application, fill in the information required and send to the address listed on the application.

The Camp Cadet program is open to boys and girls that are between the ages of 12 to 14 and whom reside in the Troop N area. This includes (lower) Luzerne, Monroe, Carbon, and Columbia Counties. The camp is held at Penn State Hazleton Campus and will run July 20, 2014 through July 25, 2014.

This week long camp is designed to give young people a better understanding of law enforcement activities in an atmosphere of an actual State Police training school. Once accepted, the cadets will reside at the camp for six days under the direct supervision of state and local police officers.