Law Enforcement Explorer Post 609

The Chesterfield County Police Explorer Program is a volunteer program for young people who want to learn about law enforcement and criminal justice professions. Explorers can:

  • Ride along with officers
  • Participate in community events
  • Participate in competitions
  • Other activities

Member Requirements

Members must do the following:

  • Have completed the eighth grade and be between the ages of 14 and 21.
  • Be residents of Chesterfield County.
    • Exceptions may be made for youth who live in a locality without an explorer program.
  • Be of good moral character and personal habits.
  • Be enrolled in high school with a 2.0 GPA, or have already obtained a high school diploma or its equivalent.
  • Pass a background investigation.
  • Purchase some uniform items.

More Information

For more information, contact the post advisor, Corporal Bill Nelson, by calling 804-318-8472 or email Bill Nelson. You can also visit Post 609's website.