JOIN THE LBPD - YOUTH PROGRAMS
Police Explorer Program
The Department has established an Explorer program for youth between the ages of 14 and 20 who are interested in a law enforcement career. The program helps to open up important avenues of understanding with energetic young adults. As a member of the Explorer Post, you will get a head start in the exciting, fast-paced world of law enforcement.
Search and Rescue Program
In a combined effort between the Long Beach Police and Fire Departments, a specialized explorer post has been established for youth ages 15-19 years old who are interested in exploring career possibilities in the law enforcement, fire protection and emergency medical services fields.