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“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.
School districts have to find a balance when threats to school safety appear online, NASRO executive director Mo Canady told the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. The newspaper’s story covers a hoax threat against “MHS” that a juvenile in Virginia allegedly posted online and that went viral,
January 8 – Hoover, Ala. – The National Association of School Resource Officers (NASRO) today applauded U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ instructions to U.S.
“We want to always be looking at that balance between helping kids feel safe at school, and be safe at school, but not feeling like they’re going to school in a prison environment.”
That’s what NASRO executive director Mo Canady told NBC News for a story on how school security has changed five years after the Sandy Hook Elementary School tragedy in Newtown,
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Editors: A high-resolution portrait of SRO-of-the-year Sperry is available upon request. See contact info below.
July 25, 2017 – WASHINGTON – The National Association of School Resource Officers (NASRO) today presented its Floyd Ledbetter National School Resource Officer of the Year Award to Deputy Dan Sperry,