Explorer patch.jpgThe Winter Springs Police Department Explorer Post #708 is a group of young men and women, ages 14-20, that are interested in Law Enforcement and serving their community. The Explorer Post is governed by the Boy Scouts of America and the Winter Springs Police Department and is a Non-profit organization.

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The Explorers have a chance to participate in Police type training, work in communications, ride along with the Officers on patrol, participate in a two week Law Enforcement Explorer Academy, and many other Law Enforcement functions. The Explorers are also committed to serving their community by participating in many community functions. The Explorer Post helps different organizations by parking cars (on private property only), child fingerprinting, special events assistance, and assisting Officers in many areas. The Explorers also participate in the Central Florida Law Enforcement Explorer Academy.

Program Requirements

  • Must be 14-20 years of age
  • Must have and maintain a 2.0 grade point average
  • Must pass a background check
  • Must be committed and dedicated
  • Must be of good moral character

Become An Explorer

If you or someone you know is interested in becoming an Explorer, please email the following information below to

  • Full Name
  • Email Address
  • Telephone Number
  • Mailing Address
  • School Name
  • Birthdate

WSPD Explorer meetings are held every other Wednesday night at the Winter Springs Police Department from 6:30 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.

If you have any questions or need any additional information, please contact Community Relations at 407-327-6561 or

City of Winter Springs Police Department 407-327-1000
300 North Moss Road, Winter Springs, FL 32708