head>
Pictured (from left) is officer Mike Tischer, post captain Justin Molina, Peter Torkelson, Theresa Torkelson, and officer Ross Johnson. -- Photo provided
Pictured (from left) is officer Mike Tischer, post captain Justin Molina, Peter Torkelson, Theresa Torkelson, and officer Ross Johnson. -- Photo provided

Police Explorers among best in state at competition

Published 10:47am Tuesday, October 22, 2013

The Austin Police Explorers nearly nabbed top honors at the 2013 Duluth Law Enforcement Explorer Conference.

Austin Police Explorers took second place overall in domestic crisis intervention and second place in street decisions. They competed against more than 200 explorers on 56 teams from 27 agencies.

The Duluth Conference judges explorer teams as they respond to various police calls for service.

The Austin Police Explorer Program is open to youths age 15 to 20 who have an interest in learning more about law enforcement. Anyone interested in joining may contact the Explorer Post at the email APDPoliceExplorers@gmail.com or contact the law enforcement center at 507-437-9400.


Sign in to Comment | Need help commenting? Click here

Editor's Picks