The Laramie County Sheriff's Department has announced the start of a Law Enforcement Explorer Program for young people interested in learning about a career in law enforcement.

The program will begin at the start of the upcoming school year, and will give students the change to take part in various activities at the department. To be eligible to take part in the program young people must be between 15-20 years old and have completed the 8th grade. Seven Deputies from the department have volunteered to put the explorer program together.

More information is available by contacting Lt. Don Hollingshead at (307)-633-4736.