Explorer Programs

Law Enforcement Exploring offers students a “hands-on” program to gain exposure to the various criminal justice careers as well as have positive interaction with law enforcement professionals.

Morris County Sheriff's Office Explorer Post 140

Morris County Sheriff James M. Gannon invites all interested students to see what Police Exploring is all about.

NEW! 2022 Explorer Club Meetings - Students 10-13 Years Old

Join us on Monday nights from 6pm-8:30pm at the Public Safety Training Academy.

Each meeting will follow this schedule: 

  • 6pm-6:30pm: Physical Training
  • 6:30pm-7:00pm: Marching and Drill
  • 7:00pm-8:30pm: Meeting Topic and Scenarios.

Meeting Dates

  • July 22 -- Morris County 4-H Fair, Chubb Park, Chester from 12:00pm-6:00pm
  • August 2 --- Turkey Brook Park, Mount Olive from 6pm-9pm
  • August 22 -- Explorer Boat Cruise, Lake Hopatcong State Park from 6pm-7:30pm
  • September 19 -- Explorers arrive at 6pm (Recruitment Night for Parents and Students  -6:30pm)
  • October 3
  • October 16 -- Career Carnival for Kids - 2:00pm to 4:00pm at 251 West Main Street Chester NJ ( Chester Library)
  • October 17
  • November 7
  • November 21
  • December 5
  • December 12 -- CrimeStoppers Event - Birchwood Manor from 5pm-8pm
  • December 19

2022 Explorer Meetings - Students 14-20 Years Old

Join us on Monday nights from 6pm-8:30pm at the Public Safety Training Academy.

Each meeting will follow this schedule: 

  •  6pm-6:30pm: Physical Training
  •  6:30pm-7:00pm: Marching and Drill
  • 7:00pm-8:30pm: Meeting Topic and Scenarios.

Meeting Dates

  • July 22 -- Morris County 4-H Fair, Chubb Park, Chester from 12:00pm-6:00pm
  • August 2 -- Turkey Brook Park, Mount Olive from 6pm-9pm
  • August 22 -- Explorer Boat Cruise, Lake Hopatcong State Park from 6pm-7:30pm
  • September 19 -- Explorers arrive at 6pm (Recruitment Night for Parents and Students  -6:30pm)
  • October 3
  • October 16 -- Career Carnival for Kids - 2:00pm to 4:00pm at 251 West Main Street Chester NJ ( Chester Library)
  • October 17
  • November 7
  • November 21
  • December 5
  • December 12 -- CrimeStoppers Event - Birchwood Manor from 5pm-8pm
  • December 19

 

 

For more information, please contact 973-285-6074 or email [email protected].

About Explorer Post #140 

Law Enforcement Exploring offers members access to varying dimensions of the Criminal Justice and Corrections vocations through experiential learning. Exploring also allows students to interact with the public while serving at Community Events.

Police Explorers train and learn in a paramilitary setting, under a post and rank structure, similar to those employed in law enforcement.

Why not come and see if Law Enforcement Exploring is for you? Join us and find out!