Over 1000 Children Reportedly Victims of Sexual Abuse at Summer Camps

July 30, 2021

Millions of kids head off to sleepaway camp each year, but how safe are they? At Camp La Junta in Texas, an elite boys camp that has been around for over 90 years, a boy said he was touched inappropriately by a 20-year-old counselor in 2009. Crime Stoppers of Houston says they found over 1,000 victims of sexual assault at other camps across the U.S. over the last 10 to 15 years. An Inside Edition investigation uncovered a slew of counselors who were found guilty of sexual misconduct at camps across the U.S.