July 15, 2016 - In the City of Fort Wayne’s continued commitment to public safety and providing positive opportunities for young people, Mayor Tom Henry today joined the Fort Wayne Police Department and Bridge of Grace Compassionate Ministries Center for a closing ceremony for children participating in the Jr. Police Academy public safety summer camp.
This is the second year for the camps designed to teach the importance of public safety, character development, strengthening relationships between youth and police officers and firefighters, and education. Additional activities included field trips, sports, games, and daily reading time.
Bridge Day Camp was held June 20-24 for children entering grades 1-8 this fall
Jr. Firefighter Camp was held June 27-July 1 for children entering grades 3-8 this fall
Jr. Police Academy concluded today for children entering grades 6-8 this fall