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South Bend Police Dept. ends kid's program for the summer

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The South Bend Police Athletic League wrapped up their summer session Wednesday with a big cookout for all the participants.

This is the 20th year the police department has held their summer athletic program, which started with only tennis.The program has now grown to include football, swimming and bicycle safety.

This year, over 600 kids went through the program.

Capt. Darryl Boykins, with the South Bend Police Dept. said, "It's about the city, it's about South Bend, it's about showing we can do things here and be in a nice, peaceful situation and have fun."

The last day of the summer session also included final games and contests for the participants.

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