On May 3, 2014, twenty two members of the Hartford Police Explorer Program competed in the Connecticut Cadet Stations Day Completion at POSTC (CT Police Academy) located in Meriden, CT. Stations Day is a one day competition where Explorer/Cadet Programs from all over Connecticut and New England area compete. Explorers/Cadets use the skills they have learned during their weekly classes to respond to different scenarios as if they were the officer on scene. This year Hartford Explorers won seven awards in the following events:
Male Physical Agility
Female Physical Agility.
The Hartford Police Explorer Program is for youth residing in Hartford, from the ages of 14-21 years old, and who have an interest in pursuing a career in Law Enforcement. The Explorer Program currently has 35-40 active members that participate each week. The Explorers Program has classes every Sunday, from 1000 – 1300 hrs, that is held at the PAL building located at 50 Williams Street, Hartford, CT.