Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department
A Tradition of Service since 1850
In an effort to help you with your questions, we have provided some Frequently Asked Question that may help you.
How old do I have to be to be an Explorer?
Do I have to have good grades?
You must have at least a "C" average.
What if I don't live in Sheriff's Department area?
You do not need to live in an area patrolled by the Sheriff's Department.
Where do I apply?
The station closest to your residence (see station list on the application page).