It's a GREAT question! Pope County Law Enforcement Explorers Post would love to have you join the team. Exploring posts serve older youth 14 - 20 years old. Not in this age group? Please do not get discouraged, although you can't apply yet you need to know what other criteria needs to be met so you can be sure to meet the criteria when you get to the right age. To be a Pope County Law Enforcement Explorer you must:

1). Be at least 14 years old and in at least the 8th grade, but not more than 21 years of age. 

2.) Be enrolled in an official education program or possess a high school diploma or GED.

3.) Maintain a grade point average of 2.0 (C) in school.

4.) Maintain a good moral character and clean record. A background check will be completed. Any felony, theft, drug, or alcohol related offense will automatically disqualify the applicant.

5.) Maintain an appearance and demeanor, which is keeping with standards of the Pope County Law Enforcement Explorers Post. 

6.) Be of sound health, mentally and physically. 

7.) Complete an oral board interview 

Eligible?  Want to apply? Simply click APPLY below and fill out our online application, or you can pick up an application, fill it out, and drop it back off at one of our drop off/pickup locations listed below.

Pope County Sheriff's Office- 3 Emergency Ln, Russellville, AR 72802

Pottsville Police Department- 52 2nd St, Pottsville, AR 72858

Arkansas Tech University Department of Public Safety-  716 N. El Paso Ave., Russellville, AR 72801



716 N. El Paso Ave. Russellville, AR 72801

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