The Explorer Program is designed for teens 14 - 21 years of age. Through interaction with law enforcement and other community advisors, the program provides the opportunity for young adults to learn and experience good lawful citizenship.
Our Explorer Post #18 offers young men and women hands-on training by experienced law enforcement personnel which instills responsibility, leadership, teamwork, initiative and self-reliance. The Explorer Post interacts with other youth and adults and community organizations and participates in various law enforcement and community events.
It is our goal to recruit and maintain many active Explorers to help serve our community.
Our Explorers are given the opportunity to participate in all areas of law enforcement and corrections, including:
To become an Explorer, as a candidate you must:
For further information on joining Lee County Sheriff's Explorer Post #18, contact your School Resource Officer or call the Lee County Sheriff's Office at (239) 477-1000.
The men and women of many police agencies across the country are respected professionals who save lives and uphold laws which make this nation great. They defend the citizens of the communities they serve.
Begin preparing for your career in law enforcement by joining the Lee County Sheriff's Office Explorer Program.