The Delhi Police Explorers dominated the 2016 Regional Police Explorer Competition this past weekend. The competition was a two-day event held May 21st and 22nd.
Explorer Posts from more than fifteen different agencies participated in the event. Delhi Explorers took part in both team and individual events. The Post took first place in crisis intervention and domestic violence Intervention. They placed second in auto accident Investigation as well as third in burglary-in-progress and traffic stops.
The Delhi Explorer Post took first place OVERALL. The Post beat out the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office, which placed second, and the City of Cincinnati Police Department, which placed third.
Officers Matt Coldiron and Joe Goddard have spent countless hours training the Explorers. They will continue to train for the National Competition (Flagstaff, Arizona) in July of this year. Sgt. Gary Schloemer is the Post adviser; Explorer Austin Lee is the Post Captain.
Congratulations to these fine men and women and best of luck at the Nationals!