The Philadelphia Police Explorer Cadet Program meets every Saturday at the Philadelphia Police Academy, at 8501 State Road.
The cadets are males and females ages 14-20 who have an interest in a career in law enforcement.
The program is directed by Cpl. Bryan Coyle, a former explorer.
Senior Cadet Lt. Zachary Merschen was recently named Explorer of the Year.
To support the program, checks can be sent to Philadelphia Police Foundation, Police Explorer Post #991, 8501 State Road, Philadelphia, PA 19136.
For more information, visit www.ppdexplorers.org ••