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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. 

Police Explorer Program or email LBPDCommunityEngagement@longbeach.gov.

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. 

Search and Rescue Program or call 562-570-7309 or (562) 494-0908, and visit LBSAR.org