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Grove City Police Explorer Program

Are you between the ages of 14 and 21 years old and interested in a law enforcement career?

The Grove City Police Law Enforcement Explorers may be just what you are looking for! Participants should possess a good moral character and carry a grade point average of at least 2.0 to be involved in this program.

The Grove City Explorers were established to enhance the relationship between city youth and the Police Department. Grove City Police Explorers meet the first Monday of every month at 6:30 p.m. at the Grove City Police Department, 3360 Park Street. Explorers have the opportunity to attend regional and national conferences and training seminars.

The Grove City Explorer Program includes:

  • Community Service Activities
  • Meetings
  • Ride-alongs
  • Role-playing
  • Workshops


Explorers learn about:

  • The mission of law enforcement
  • Emergency Communications
  • First Aid
  • Fingerprinting
  • Traffic Crash Investigations
  • Interview vs. Interrogation
  • Firearms Safety
  • Crime Scene Processing
  • Evidence Collection


Explorers assist the police in such community-wide events as:

  • The Blast at Beulah, Independence Day Celebration
  • Arts in the Alley
  • Boo on Broadway


If you are interested in joining the Grove City Police Explorers, or for more information about the Explorer Program, please e-mail the Community Services Bureau or call 614-277-1740.