Virginia Law Enforcement Torch Run Region 18: Williamsburg

Friday, June 09, 2017

Benefiting Special Olympics Virginia

Each summer, law enforcement officials from across Virginia carry the Flame of Hope on a 1,900 mile journey to the Special Olympics Virginia Summer Games Opening Ceremony in Richmond. This 8-day Torch Run involves more than 2,000 law enforcement officers and personnel representing more than 200 law enforcement agencies across Virginia.

On the Hampton Roads Peninsula, the spring Torch Run makes its way from Williamsburg through James City County and to New Kent

For more information about this route, click here.

For more information about the Virginia Torch Run, visit

The agencies in the below jurisdictions participate in the spring Region 18 Torch Run:

  • James City
  • Williamsburg