School safety conference focuses on education and law enforcement executives
NASRO plans National School Safety Leaders’ Summit
Sep. 20, 2018 – BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – A conference in Baltimore will provide education and law enforcement leaders critical information needed to keep schools safe. The National Association of School Resource Officers (NASRO) will host the National School Safety Leaders’ Summit,
School resource officers not there to arrest kids — NASRO VP to Indy Star
“A lot of people think that our purpose is that we come into this building and our goal is to arrest kids. And that couldn’t be further from the truth.”
That’s part of what Carmel Police Department (Indiana) school resource officer and NASRO first vice president D.J.
School Resource Officers have most unique assignment — NASRO to WBRC TV
School resource officers have “the most unique assignment in law enforcement and it requires a lot of balance. It requires an officer who has the ability to be conducting some type of training in the classroom for students and at the next minute be able to flip a switch to be able to respond tactically to an act of violence.
School resource officer program success requires inter-agency collaboration — NASRO to Emergency Management magazine
With regard to school resource officer programs, “it’s really impossible for the program to be successful if the school district and the law enforcement agency are not on the same sheet of music” That’s part of what NASRO executive director Mo Canady told Emergency Management magazine.
National school policing association announces recommended standards and best practices
NASRO describes new document to Federal Commission on School Safety
July 26, 2018 – Washington – The executive director of the National Association of School Resource Officers (NASRO) today told the Federal Commission on School Safety that NASRO has created recommended national standards and best practices for school resource officer (SRO) programs.