The Longview Police Department's School Resource Unit will host the 9th Annual Explorer Academy from June 3 - 7 at Spring Hill Junior High School. The five-day academy provides hands-on, police style training and classroom education.
The academy is free and includes a daily lunch, academy T-Shirt, and competition awards. Some scholarships are available.
Training will include traffic stops, crime scene investigation, robbery investigation, firearm safety and competition, team building, burglary investigation and more. Both Explorers and non-Explorers are encouraged to attend.
To register for Explorer Academy, arrive at Spring Hill Junior High School before 7:30 a.m. on Monday, June 3, or for early registration and more information call Officer Josh Marrs at 903-331-2858.