Explorer Program

Do you have an interest in law enforcement? Can you see yourself with a future in the profession? Our explorer program is a great way for the youth in our community to get a first-hand look at what a career with Covina Police Department could look like. Police explorers experience law enforcement training exercises, physical fitness activities, patrol ride alongs, perform traffic control duties at special events, and other related duties as needed.

Application Process

The candidates that meet these qualifications and are selected will be required to attend the Explorer Academy, which consists of 16 consecutive Saturdays at Northview High School.

Initial meetings

Oral Interview

Background Check

Fingerprint Scan

Qualities we look for in explorer candidates…

  • ZGood Grades
  • ZEagerness to Learn
  • ZActive in Their Schools
  • ZGood Judgement
  • ZNo involvement in narcotics, graffiti, or gang activity

If you are interested in becoming an Explorer, send us a message and we will get back to you
with more information!