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Det. Tammy Hathcock
Officer Dagon Leach
Officer Dave Torres
Officer Shane Stinson
Officer Deangelo Anthony
Officer Julio Ruiz
PSA Joshua Collins
For more information please contact: Det. Tammy Hathcock at 863-834-6975.
· Traffic Stops
· Accident Investigations
· Crisis Intervention
· Domestic Violence
· First Aid
· Search and Arrest
. In Progress Calls
· Crime Scene Processing
· Criminal and State Statues
Also, each year Explorers compete in the State Explorers's Competition with other young adults from across Florida.
To be a member of the Explorer's program candidates must meet the following requirements:
· Be between the ages of 14 and 21
· Maintain a 2.0 GPA (in school or college prep courses)
· Pass a background check (no serious criminal history)
· Attend weekly meetings and other training / community functions
· Pass an oral review board conducted by the Advisors and Ranking Explorers
Explorer Meetings are held every Thursday from 5:00PM until 8:00PM at the Lakeland Police Department Training Center located at 3131 Centurion Drive.
RIDE ALONG PROGRAM
Explorers are also allowed to participate in ride-alongs with officers to learn and gain real life experiences. Explorers must have reached the age of 15, completed the 40 hour Ride-Along Academy and have advisor approval.