The National Association of School Resource Officers (NASRO) is dedicated to providing the highest quality of training to school-based law enforcement officers to promote safer schools and safer children. NASRO, the world’s leader in school-based policing, is a not-for-profit organization founded in 1991 with an unrelenting commitment to school safety. Learn more about NASRO and school policing.
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Feb. 16, 2018 – WASHINGTON – During a meeting yesterday at the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), the National Association of School Resource Officers (NASRO) called for more funding to place carefully selected,
Feb. 12, 2018 – Hoover, Ala. – In the wake of recent shootings on school campuses, and as organizations in Los Angeles plan to rally against the presence of police in schools,
By Mo Canady, Executive Director, National Association of School Resource Officers (NASRO)
Violence from the neighborhoods around a school can easily threaten students on campus. In fact, such threats might well be more common than in-school incidents. The November 14,
January 22, 2018 – Hoover, Ala. – Newly developed training for school resource officers will enable them to better identify and respond to adolescent students who might have mental health needs.
“Officers who are working under the right foundation, proper selection and training, make a very positive impact. If done the right way, we believe that the officer-student relationship can lead to change for the next generation in terms of how communities and law enforcement relate to each other.” That’s part of what NASRO executive director Mo Canady told the Philadelphia Inquirer for a story about residents who question whether school police should be present in Philadelphia schools.