Program gives youths a taste of police work
By Heather Wells
Idaho Falls Post Register
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho — Jennifer Brookover knows there's more to being a law enforcement officer than a uniform.
Donning a blue suit doesn't automatically make one qualified to conduct a water rescue or handle a firearm - something Brookover's gleaned while taking part in Law Enforcement Explorer Post 117, a program offered by the Bonneville County sheriff's office.
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