Recruits being accepted for MCSO Explorer youth program

Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office District 6—Queen Creek is very excited to announce that MCSO will be expanding our Explorer program — Queen Creek Squad, Explorer Post No. 2502 — for local youths) to join.

A recruiting meeting will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 4, at Queen Creek High School, 22149 E. Ocotillo Road.

The Explorer program is open to individuals from 14 to 20 years of age who have an interest in law enforcement.

Explorers will have an opportunity to gain experience with law enforcement through training and ride-alongs with deputies.

The Explorer program participates in tournaments and competitions throughout the year.

We have information available on Facebook. Visit or you can e-mail: for more information.

Editor’s note: The Queen Creek Independent was notified after this story was published that the name of the squad was changed from Southeast Valley Squad to Queen Creek Squad. The change is indicated above. 

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