Police Explorers


The Gilbert Police Explorer Post is an exciting opportunity for young people who are interested in pursuing a career in law enforcement.

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  • Further your knowledge of law enforcement.
  • Receive training to help prepare you for a career in law enforcement.
  • Develop your enthusiasm and understanding of the importance of community service and community action.
  • Develop your responsibility and leadership qualities.
  • Promote a positive image of law enforcement and youth in your community.

To become a police explorer, you must:

  • Be 14-20 years old
  • Successfully complete a background investigation that includes polygraph and drug tests
  • Have not used marijuana within the past 18 months
  • Have not used illegal dangerous drugs within the past seven years
  • Have no misdemeanor convictions within the past two years
  • Have no felony convictions
  • Be in good standing at school

For more information, please complete our online Police Interest Form and reference "Explorers," or email Explorer Advisors Officer Gary Wiederhold or Officer Michael Dietz.

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