Police Explorer Post 287


About Us

North Miami Beach Police Explorer Program builds self-esteem, encourages members to pursue a higher education, and promotes law enforcement as a career. However, this program is not intended to address problems associated with troubled youths and requires participants' above-average moral, ethical, and law-abiding behavior.


14 years of age

Currently enrolled in school and maintain a C grade or higher.

Complete the police explorer academy within the one-year introductory period.

Non-user of drugs, tobacco, or alcohol.

No felony or major misdemeanor convictions.

Must be committed and willing to work hard and as a team.

Our Training

Our Police Explorers receive formal training in modern law enforcement techniques. They are also given the opportunity to use what they have learned by competing against other police explorer programs on a local, state, and national level.