MOORHEAD - The Moorhead Police Explorer Post is now accepting applications for membership. There will be an informational meeting for students who are interested and their parents from 6-8 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 16, at the Moorhead Police Department, 915 Ninth Ave. N, Moorhead.
The explorer post is for youth between the ages of 15 and 20 who are interested in the career field of law enforcement. Explorers will receive training from Moorhead police officers in a variety of areas including: traffic stops; domestic crisis intervention; burglary response; crime prevention; search and arrest; SWAT; DWI investigation and more.
Explorers also compete in a state conference every April where they can earn scholarship money for college. Explorers can also participate in ride-alongs with the Moorhead Police Patrol Division.
If you are unable to make the meeting and are still interested, please call Katie Schultz at 218-790-4256. For more information, visit moorheadpal.org.