Police Explorer Program

The Aventura Police Department is excited to launch its new Police Explorer Program. The Department is looking for highly motivated young men and women (between the ages of 14-19) interested in learning about the law enforcement profession.  

About the Explorer Program

The Police Explorer Program enhances leadership skills, develops teamwork and introduces candidates to a life of service in order to make a difference in their community.  


Candidates should:

  • Have good moral character,
  • Participate in scheduled meetings,
  • Maintain a 2.5 GPA or higher,
  • Complete a background check,
  • Attend a local school (Priority will be given to Aventura residents).

Benefits of Being an Explorer

Explorers gain hands-on learning experience working with police procedures, specialized units and investigations alongside law enforcement professionals. 


For information and registration forms, please contact Officer Teresa Williams at 305-466-8989 (ext. 6842) or via email at