RPD Summer Programs

The Rockford Police Department has a number of activities planned for youth this summer.


Community Kids Zone

The Community Kids Zone will be held the week of June 4 – June 29 at East High School for kids ages 9-17. Activities will include basketball, volleyball, cooking class, art and games.

Related information:

Community Kids Zone Flyer
Field Trip Permission Slip
Permission to Walk Home Form

Rockford Safety Camp for Kids

The 5th Annual Rockford Safety Camp for Kids will be held July 17 and 18 at Providence Baptist Church and July 19 and 20 at City First Church. Students entering 3rd – 5th grade will learn about bicycle safety, fire safety, water safety, animal safety and bullying.

Related information:

Safety Camp Flyer
Application – City First Church
Application – Providence Church

Rockford Youth Police Academy

The Rockford Youth Police Academy will be held from July 23 – 27 at Auburn High School and August 13 – 17 at City First Church. Children ages 13 – 17 will be introduced to the law enforcement community in a variety of fun, interesting and civic-minded ways.

Related information:

Youth Academy Flyer
Application – City First Church
Application – Auburn High School