SPD Explorers

Explorer Patch No BackgroundWelcome to the Somerset Police Explorers Information page. Law Enforcement Exploring is the preeminent career orientation and experience program for young people contemplating a career in law enforcement or a related field in the criminal justice system.
It’s mission is to offer young adults aged 14 (who have completed the 8th grade) to 21 years old a personal awareness of the criminal justice system through training, practical experiences, competition and other activities.

The Explorer program will provide the Explorers with training and education in criminal and constitutional law, crime scene investigations, search and rescue, first aid/CPR and much more!

It is the goal of the Somerset Explorer program to provide the Explorers with a better understanding of the Criminal Justice System, primarily focusing on law enforcement duties as well as aiding in the explorers to build and better develop leadership skills, teamwork, discipline and professionalism.

IT IS THE MISSION OF THE SOMERSET POLICE EXPLORERS TO:
1. GAIN PRACTICAL EXPERIENCE IN LAW ENFORCEMENT.
2. ENGAGE IN A PROGRAM OF ACTIVITIES CENTERED ON CAREER OPPORTUNITIES, LIFE SKILLS, SERVICE LEARNING, CHARACTER EDUCATION AND LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE.
3. TO EXPERIENCE POSITIVE LEADERSHIP FROM ADULTS AND YOUTH AND TO HAVE AN OPPORTUNITY TO LEAD OTHERS.
4. TO LEARN AND GROW IN A CARING ENVIRONMENT.

 

You can find an application HERE