Explorer Post #295
program is designed for motivated and service-oriented young men and women, ages 14 to 19, who have an interest in the law enforcement field. The Explorers attend weekly meetings where they receive training in all avenues of law enforcement. They assist in a variety of police community outreach programs, as well as participating in regional Explorer competitions yearly. The program provides an opportunity for youth to gain personal satisfaction, enhance their leadership/teamwork skills and make a difference in their community. Police Explorer Post 295 also competed in the 11th Annual Chandler Arizona Tactical Competition. They competed against 40 Posts from throughout the United States. The Explorer Scout leader, Detective Sondra Ledesma, is assigned to the LBPD Youth Services Bureau.