More school resource officers do not mean more student arrests — NASRO to Minnesota Public Radio
NASRO executive director Mo Canady had an opportunity March 21, 2018 to refute claims that increasing the number of school resource officers will result in more student arrests, especially for behaviors that would otherwise be handled by school disciplinary procedures.
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SRO training must be constant — NASRO to CBS 4 Miami
“We’ve always been very aggressive in terms of training and encouraging it on a regular basis. Training should never be a one-time deal, where an officer goes through the basic SRO course and that’s it. They should be training constantly,
School resource officers often 1st to learn of guns on campuses — NASRO to Stateline
Many times, school resource officers, sworn officers who work in schools, are the first to hear about guns on school grounds.
That’s what our director of operations, Mac Hardy, told Jen Fifield for The Pew Charitable Trusts’ Stateline.
Carrying a gun in school isn’t easy — NASRO to C-SPAN’s “Washington Journal”
Carrying a gun in school isn’t easy, NASRO director of operations Mac Hardy explained Saturday on C-SPAN’s “Washington Journal.”
Hardy explained that he was a teacher for seven years before becoming a police officer and later, a school resource officer.
School Resource Officers are More Than Cops With Guns — NASRO to Emergency Management Mag
Effective school resource officers require careful selection and special training, NASRO director of operations Mac Hardy explained to Emergency Management magazine. It’s a specialized form of police work that isn’t appropriate for every law enforcement officer.
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