The Hoffman Estates Police Department Explorer Post 806 is accepting new recruits.
• Are between the ages of 14 and 20 years old (14 years old is acceptable only if you have graduated from eighth grade).
• Have good moral character.
• Maintain a "C" average (70%) or higher.
• Do not have any serious police records of excessive moving violations.
• Are able to attend bi-weekly Explorer meetings … Wednesday 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
• Are willing to volunteer you time to attend Explorer functions.
• Are willing to commit to the Explorer Code and exemplify the professional image of the Hoffman Estates Police Department.
This program is for you! Explorers train in a variety of police-related skills, such as traffic accident investigations, domestics, crime scenes, and building searches. Explorers participate in a ride along mentor program. They participate in community events such as the Northwest Fourth Fest and The Arboretum of South Barrington cruise nights performing traffic control and crowd control procedures.
If you are interested in joining Post 806 please contact Post Coordinator Lisa Notarnicola.