- Listing Type: Summer Programs
- Destination: United States
- Program Delivery: Day
- Provided By: Independent Provider
- Session Length: Semester, Other
- Entering Grade: 10th, 11th, 12th, PG, College
- Gender: Coed
- Category: Career Exploration
- Sub-Categories: Internships, Youth Outreach, Work Experience
- Selective: No
- Ages: 16, 17, 18, 19+, 19
- Minimum Cost: Free
- Credit Awarded: No
Volunteers and interns serve with diligence, pride, and dedication, and they continue to introduce new ideas, a fresh outlook, and an invigorating spirit to our workforce. Their contributions are highly valued and greatly appreciated by the Police Department and the community it serves.
Law Enforcement Apprentice Program – L.E.A.P.
-Minimum age – 16Successfully pass background check.
-Ability to volunteer a minimum of 8 hours per week or 6 months in the program.
-Be a U.S. citizen or have a valid green card.
-Interns typically work anytime Monday through Friday, 8 am to 5 pm.
What special projects may I be involved with?
-Ability to participate in training operations.
-Assist police officers with alcohol enforcement efforts.
-Assist police officers with underage cigarette/alcohol purchases.
-Assist officers at special community events such as the County Fair and the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics.
-Ride-along opportunities with police officers.
What training opportunities are available?
-Police Radio Communications
-Traffic lawsReport writing including criminal and civil citations