Wednesday, February 25, 2015

2015 Central Texas Law Enforcement Explorer Competition


This past weekend, HPD Explorers from Midwest Post 7277 and Westside Post 3203 competed in the 2015 Central Texas Law Enforcement Explorer Competition.

HPD is very proud to announce our explorers brought home the following trophies:

Midwest Post 7277
1st Place Hostage Negotiation
2nd Place Hostage Negotiation
3rd Place Active Shooter

Westside Post 3203
1st Place Misdemeanor Traffic Stop
2nd Place Misdemeanor Traffic Stop

The event had approximately 56 teams from 23 different departments around the State of Texas. HPD was represented by two four-person teams from each post.

Great job by our explorers and the advisors from each post!




For more pictures, please go to the HPD Explorer Flickr account at THIS LINK.

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Southeast Post 8300 Open House

Southeast Post 8300 held an open house this past weekend. Westside Post 3203 helped out with demonstrating a crime scene scenario.






For more pictures, please go to the HPD Explorer Flickr account at THIS LINK.

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

High School for LE & CJ Post 1184


Post 1184 was at the City Wide Town Hall Meeting this past weekend. Chief Charles McClelland recognized all the HPD Explorer posts in attendance.

Monday, February 9, 2015

Northeast Post 8301 attends screening of "McFarland, USA"

The HPD Explorers from the Northeast Post 8301 participated in a screening of “McFarland, USA,” a movie based on the 1987 true story about novice runners from McFarland as they give their all to build a cross-country team.

Houston was one of seven cities selected for the screening. This event highlighted the youth programs that HPD has including HPD Explorers and the Travis Manion Character Does Matter initiative.

Thank you to KTRK Channel 13 for the video. 






Midwest Post 7277 at the HPD City Wide Town Hall Meeting

The Midwest Post 7277 Explorers attended the City Wide Town Hall Meeting. 

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

HPD Explorers at the Lake Jackson Competition

The HPD Explorers had a fantastic time at the Lake Jackson Explorer Competition this past weekend. HPD was represented by 13 4-person teams, and the group came back with 12 trophies and 1 plaque.

Post #1184 – High School for Law Enforcement had 2 teams and won 6 trophies and a plaque.


1st place in Officer Down Scenario
2nd place in Bomb Scene Scenario
2nd place in Felony Traffic Stop Scenario
3rd place in Crime Scene Scenario
3rd place in Domestic Disturbance Scenario
3rd place in Shoot Don’t Shoot Scenario

2nd Place plaque for OVERALL TEAM.



Post #9726 – HPD Academy had 3 teams and won 3 trophies.

2nd place in Crime Scene Scenario
2nd place in Shoot Don’t Shoot Scenario



3rd place in Felony Traffic Stop Scenario



Post #3203 – Westside had 2 teams and won 2 trophies

2nd place in Bomb Scene Investigation Scenario


3rd place in Crisis Intervention Scenario



Post #7277 – Midwest brought 3 teams and won 1 trophy.

3rd place in Bomb Scene Scenario



Post #2061 Central brought 2 teams and Post #8301 Northeast brought 1 team.


Congratulations to all the HPD Explorers for a great competition!

For more pictures, please go to the HPD Explorer Flickr account at THIS LINK