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Apply to be a Police Explorer

Before you start

Do you have a desire to build leadership skills and "explore" what a career in law enforcement would look like?

If you are between between the ages of 14 and 21, consider applying to be part of this exciting group.

What to do

  1. Please complete the application below.  Be sure to fill out every question, especially:
    1. Complete name and address
    2. Signature
    3. Parent/Guardian signature
  2. Complete, sign and date the New Uniform application
  3. Read, sign and date the Waiver and Release form
    1. Have each parent/guardian sign and date
  4. Bring all completed forms to the Police Department

What's next

Once your completed application has been reviewed, an Explorer Advisor will reach out to you.

Police Explorer Advisors

Justin Quandt Detective Email
Aaron Lange Sergeant Email
Jeremy Kyle Officer Email
Brennan Poland Officer Email
Dave Myers Officer Email

Get help

Aaron Lange
Sergeant, Police Explorer Advisor

(217) 347-0774 extension 5317
110 South 3rd Street
Effingham, IL 62401
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