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Madison WI recruits from PSC
Posted Mar 06 2020 9:53AM
At a time when those applying to be police officers is on the decline nationally, the MPD is bucking the trend. Numbers of applicants are up this year, with many indicating they are applying nowhere else. Some got in the MPD pipeline as teenage explorers, others as college interns. In this podcast Capt. Lori Chalecki, a former explorer and intern herself, talks about the department’s new Public Safety Cadet program, and how it is now helping bolster the MPD ranks. Acting Chief Vic Wahl, a former MPD intern, and MPD Public Information Officer Joel DeSpain, who coordinates the MPD’s internship... [Read More]
Excon Las Vegas 2020
Posted Feb 10 2020 6:12PM
Come meet and learn about Public Safety Cadets at this year's Excon 2020 in Las Vegas
Mishicot Cadets compete in first State Competition
Posted Feb 03 2020 1:55PM
The Mishicot Public Safety Cadets were in Wisconsin Dells competing against 40 other cadet units from across Wisconsin. Our unit is just under 1 year old and this was our first time at the State Conference. Despite having the "rookie" title, the Cadets performed very well and scored highly on multiple events. The cadets worked well as a team and represented the Village of Mishicot proudly! Some of the scenarios the Cadets competed in included; Burglary in Progress Dispatch Conflict Resolution Welfare Check Shoot Don't Shoot Traffic Stop / OWI Search Warrant
South Eastern Law Enforcement Explorer Academy 2020 
Posted Jan 30 2020 10:33AM
SLEEA 2020 is coming soon. Located in Biloxi MS from June 20-27. Click and download attachment to see last year's video.
South Eastern Law Enforcement Academy 2020 
Posted Jan 30 2020 10:28AM
SLEEA 2020 is coming June 20-27. VIsit for more info. Here is a clip of the fun we had in 2019.
Posted Dec 20 2019 6:13PM
New London (WI)-The New London Public Safety Cadets were able to donate the funds to purchase 4 AED's for the New London Police Department Patrol Squads.
Virginia Youth Law Enforcement Invitational
Posted Nov 27 2019 11:15AM
The Hanover County Sheriff's Office Cadet Unit 606 and Future Guardians Virginia are hosting the 2nd Annual Virginia Law Enforcement Invitational.
Georgia Law Enforcement Experience Academy
Posted Oct 11 2019 6:44AM
We will be hosting our 11th Law Enforcement Experience Academy from July 26-July 31, 2020!! This will be held at the Georgia Public Safety Training Center. Email Lt. W. Furman,, for more information and an application.
Chula Vista and Coronado Police Cadet Units attend yearly summer academy.
Posted Sep 25 2019 5:04PM
Last month, the Chula Vista Police and the Coronado Police Cadet Units attended the yearly San Diego County Law Enforcement Explorer/Cadet academy. Each year over 240 youth from 25 agencies throughout California attend. Chula Vista Police Mentors oversee the academy and the entry level phase and Coronado Police Mentors oversee the intermediate phase of the academy. If you are interested in attending or want more information, please contact More information about next year's academy will be posted as it gets closer.
PSC National Marksmanship Competition
Posted Aug 10 2019 7:45AM
Polk County Iowa Sheriff’s Office Cadets prepare for the PSC National Marksmanship Competition
Congratulations new PSC Cadets of Fairfax CPD VA 2019 Academy
Posted Jun 21 2019 8:24AM
Congratulations to Fairfax County Public Safety Cadets Unit #1742 graduation class for 2018-19.  19 new Cadets.  Chief Ed Roessler (center) and Deputy Chief Ted Arnn (PSC BOD member) on the right.  And thank you to the Mentors who made it all possible.
PSC welcomes Toms River NJ
Posted Jun 18 2019 3:39PM
Toms River has a long history of youth in law enforcement dating back to 1973 when their then Police Chief, Richard Clement, joined with our current PSC President, Kent Jefferies, to form the National Association of Law Enforcement Explorers.  Welcome to Public Safety Cadets!
Ocean County & Toms River Public Safety Cadets take top honors at the NJ competition
Posted Jun 12 2019 10:56PM

It is with tremendous joy and pride that your New Jersey Cadets (Ocean County and Toms River) did exceptionally well at the annual New Jersey State Youth Law Enforcement Competition.  Read More]
Excon 2019 Competition
Posted May 22 2019 11:10PM
493 youth competitors from Arizona, California, Florida, Kansas, Nevada, Oregon and Utah
6th Annual Escondido Police Department Cadet Competition
Posted May 22 2019 6:24PM
Chula Vista CA Cadets participated in the Cadet/Explorer competition hosted by the Escondido Police Department in Southern California. 14 different agencies participated.
Mishicot PD Cadets present colors at Law Enforcement Ceremony
Posted May 13 2019 2:10PM
The Mishicot Public Safety Cadets were honored to be present and show their support during the Wisconsin Law Enforcement Memorial in Madison on May 10th
Wisconsin Association votes to include PSC
Posted May 13 2019 1:57PM
On Saturday, February 9, 2019, the membership of the Wisconsin Law Enforcement Explorer Advisors Association, Inc. (WLEEAA) voted to expand their association’s scope and mission to include Public Safety Cadets. WLEEAA members recognize and agree that the purpose for an organization such as WLEEAA is to further law enforcement youth education throughout the State of Wisconsin, regardless of the sponsoring organization. Amendments to WLEEAA’s by-laws are being prepared for submission and, upon acceptance by the State of Wisconsin, our organization will be known as the Wisconsin Law Enforcement Education Advocates Association, Inc. In our new capacity we continue to prepare young people on a path towards a career in law enforcement. Visit us at
Virginia Future Guardians hosts first competition
Posted May 11 2019 3:53PM
PSC Fairfax County PD Unit 2252 took several Cadets to compete in the first annual “Virginia Law Enforcement Invitational” hosted by Future Guardians of Virginia in Hanover and returned with several trophies.

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North Nevada Regional Academy June 24-29
Posted May 09 2019 5:14PM
See details of how PSC Cadets can participate FLEAT- a weeklong academy in North Nevada.
Muskego PD Cadets- 1st PSC Unit in State Competition
Posted May 09 2019 3:18PM
Muskego WI PD Cadets were the 1st registered PSC Cadets to ever compete in State competition.  Muskego took home awards and not far behind as new PSC Cadets is Sturgeon Bay PD Cadets who also took home trophies from this event.
Fairfax VA PD Cadets - 1st PSC Cadets
Posted May 02 2019 2:51PM
The Fairfax Virginia PD Cadets were the first Unit to register with the new Public Safety Cadets.  Fairfax has actually 3 Units and are very active in all phases of the department.
PSC Directors visit State Associations
Posted Apr 17 2019
PSC Directors had the pleasure to visit the State Associations of Colorado, Minnesota, North Carolina and Texas to share our new alternative organization run by Public Safety professionals
Wisconsin State Competition is a Winner for PSC Cadets
Posted Mar 13 2019 3:17PM
Many Cadets competed in the Wisconsin State Competition and took home top awards.

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