Community Involvement

Children's Safety Fair

The upcoming Children's Safety Fair for 2024 is tentatively set for Saturday, September 14th. Please stay tuned for details! 

Every year, The Patton Township Police Department, with many area organizations involved, hosts the Patton Township Children's Safety Fair. The fair is held at The Colonnade (Target Parking Lot) here in Patton Township an promotes building trust through positive experiences with Police Officers, Fire Fighters, and EMS. Bring the whole family for a day of food, experiences, and fun! 

See photos from past Safety Fairs below. 
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Community Involvement, Outreach, & Volunteerism

The Patton Township Police Department does a great deal of community outreach in the surrounding State College area. Our officers enjoy getting involved for the greater good and to spend time with the community.

Centre County Camp Cadet

Camp Cadet provides a week-long experience for boys and girls ages 12 through 15. They are exposed to law enforcement activities and are given an opportunity to know police officers on a personal basis. All cadets will develop new friendships and share experiences that will last a lifetime.

Boys’ Week: July 28 - August 3 
Girls' Week: August 4 - August 10 

Interested in learning more about Camp Cadet, applying for your child, or looking to donate to sponsor a camper? Click here to visit the website.

Other Events 

Some notable outreach efforts include: Shop with a Cop, teaming up with The Salvation Army to raise money during "No Shave November" as well as the Law Enforcement Torch Run supporting The Special Olympics. 

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