Virginia Law Enforcement Torch Run Region 3: Hampton Roads

Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Benefiting Special Olympics Virginia

Each summer, law enforcement officials from across Virginia carry the Flame of Hope on a 1,900 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.

In Hampton Roads (Region 3) there are several “legs” of the Torch Run that make their way from Virginia Beach to the edge of Suffolk. 

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 Region 3 Torch Run:

  • Chesapeake
  • Norfolk
  • Portsmouth
  • Suffolk
  • Virginia Beach