gilean fire has 12 explorer posts. They are:

Location Address (click on address for a map) Phone Number Lead Advisor
Central Patrol Station 33 Artesian 713-247-4434 Officer Thomas Wooten
Eastside Patrol Station 7525 Sherman 832-395-1580 Senior Police Officer Ramon Palacios
Midwest Patrol Station 7277 Regency Square 832-394-2780 Senior Police Officer Melissa Lopez
North Patrol 9455 West Montgomery 832-394-3880 Officer Nicole Carter
Northeast Patrol Station 6402 Market St. 281-660-4572 Officer Jamie Byrd Grant
South Central Patrol Station 2202 St. Emanuel St. 832-394-0200 Officer Tasharra Brown
South Gessner Patrol Station 8605 Westplace Dr. 713-385-9995 Officer Rena Stewart
Southeast Patrol Station 8300 Mykawa 832-394-1651 Senior Police Officer Lloyd E. Anderson
Southwest Patrol Station 13097 Nitida 504-261-5207 Officer Darrell Elzy
Training Academy 17000 Aldine Westfield 832-394-2300 Senior Police Officer Rodney Piecznski
Westside Patrol Station 3203 South Dairy Ashford 832-394-7620 Senior Police Officer Michael Prause


Law Enforcement Career Exploring is open to young men and women ages 14 (and completed the 8th grade) and not yet 21 years old with an interest in learning more about careers in the field of Law Enforcement.
Law Enforcement Exploring provides educational training programs for young adults on the purposes, mission, and objectives of law enforcement. The program provides career orientation experiences, leadership opportunities, and community service activities. The primary goals of the program are to help young adults choose a career path within law enforcement and to challenge them to become responsible citizens of their communities and the nation.

Law Enforcement Exploring combines some classroom training with Ride-Alongs in police vehicles, Pistol Shooting, Community Policing and much more…

You will develop:
  • Leadership Skills
  • Respect for police officers & explorers
  • New personal skills
  • Marksmanship
  • Law Enforcement Protocols
You will learn:
  • Accident Scene Procedures
  • Bomb Threat Response
  • Proper Equipment usage
You will have an opportunity to participate in
  • Ride-Alongs
  • National Events & Competitions
  • Community Service
You will have an opportunity to network with
  • Explorers across the USA
  • Law Enforcement Officers
  • Federal Agencies
You will learn about the educational requirements for a career in Law Enforcement and will receive tangible advice on steps you could take now to prepare and position yourself for a successful career in the field of Law Enforcement
Law Enforcement Career Exploring will provide you with the following benefits:
  • Improved self-confidence
  • Leadership experience and social network development
  • Fun and Exciting “hands-on” career experiences
  • Community service opportunities
  • College & Career Readiness preparation
  • Team building
Program Costs:
The Law Enforcement Career Exploring program is very affordable with participation fees ranging from $15 to $25 per year. Special activities, events, leadership academies and conferences may cost more and would be determined by the local Exploring post.