Minnesota Law Enforcement Explorer Association

45th State Conference

Rochester, Minnesota
April 23 - April 26, 2020

Information about Rochester

State Conference Update

Sponsored by:
The Minnesota Law Enforcement Explorer Association.
Fraternal Order of Police 
Minnesota Chief's Association

Three nights lodging.
Assigned by the Conference Committee.

Thursday -- No meals provided
Friday -- Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Saturday -- Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Sunday -- Breakfast

Conference fee:
$ 395.00 per person.
Includes: Room, meals, and conference program.
Not included:  Pistol shoot fees

Important - Please Read
This year's academic sessions are open for the entire post to attend, however, only one test per post will be allowed.   If two test are found to be submitted both will be disqualified.  

All registration is due by March 2, 2020.  Please make sure you complete the new process .   Please also send the all additonal paperwork to make sure your registration is not delayed.
A reminder, please get your information in on time   If you are waiting for a check to turn your paper work in please contact DuWayne so the paper work can get entered and you will not be put on the bottom of the list and my have to share beds.
Competitive Events:
This year's competitive events will consist of the following:
Four Academic Sessions
Thirteen Practical Exercises
Pistol Shoot - 30 rounds
Sample Police Examination
Fitness Run
Scholarship money, trophies, plaques, and certificates will be awarded to the winners of the competitive events.

Academic Sessions:
In the classroom an instructor will provide a one hour lecture on a given topic.  At the completion of each lecture the Explorers, as a post will take a written examination.  This will test the Explorer's ability to receive and retain information and also to test their ability to work as a team in making decisions.  The topics have not been decided but as in the past they will require no advance study.  Participants should take notes to be used in the examination.  Scholarship money, team plaques and individual certificates will be awarded to the top five Explorer posts.

Practical Exercises:
The Practical Exercises will be consistent with those that have been offered at the National Competition.  Four person teams will be randomly selected to compete in these exercises.  The events will be:
Arrest & Search
Bomb Scene Search
Burglary Response
Crime Prevention
Crime Scene Search
Domestic Crisis
Emergency Field First Aid
Hostage Negotiation
Street Decisions
Traffic Stop
Traffic Accident Investigation
White Collar Crime
Witness Interview
Scholarship money, trophies, plaques, and certificates will be awarded to the winners of the competitive events.

Pistol Shoot:
Shoot Fee:    $30.00 per Individual
Shoot registration will be included in the paperwork or can be done at conference registration table.

Teams:    4 Persons per team

  • Team can be made up of any four members of your post.   The team does not have to be the same as your competition teams. 

  • More that one team may be entered.

  • Individuals may shoot without being on a team.

Weapons:    9mm semi automatic (gun will be provided)
Ammunition: will be provided to each shooter
Targets:    25 yard NRA time fire (B-8P)
Shoot rules will accompany the registration packet.  Please review them.