School Shootings Focus of Several Sessions at National School Safety Conference

Published Monday, June 3, 2019
June 3, 2019 – Hoover, Ala. – Assessing the threat of, training for, preventing and responding to school shootings are the focus of several of the nearly 50 break-out sessions scheduled during the National School Safety Conference, June 23 – 28, at the LeConte Center in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. The National Association of School Resource more»

Violent crime expert to open national school safety conference

Published Monday, April 15, 2019
April 15, 2019 — HOOVER, Ala. — A keynote address by one of the world’s foremost experts in the field of human aggression and the roots of violence and violent crime will open the 2019 National Association of School Resource Officers’ (NASRO) national school safety conference in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. Retired U.S. Army Lt. Col. more»

NASRO applauds Baltimore school board decision on arming police

Published Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Feb. 27, 2019 – Hoover, Ala. – The National Association of School Resource Officers (NASRO) released a statement today applauding a decision by the Baltimore City Public Schools Board of School Commissioners to support proposed state legislation that would allow members of school police departments in Maryland to carry their service weapons at more»

School safety conference focuses on education and law enforcement executives

Published Thursday, September 20, 2018
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, December 2-4. The conference is designed especially for school more»

National school policing association announces recommended standards and best practices

Published Thursday, July 26, 2018
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. NASRO executive director Mo Canady said Commission members are more»

National school policing organization honors officers, agencies and educators

Published Thursday, June 28, 2018
June 28, 2018 – RENO, Nev. – The National Association of School Resource Officers (NASRO) this evening presented its Chief Nicholas C. Derzis Safe Schools Leadership Award to five recipients from around the U.S. This award recognizes individuals for their contributions and dedication to a school resource officer (SRO) program and the many more»

U.S. Attorney General Sessions to Address School Resource Officers

Published Friday, June 1, 2018
June 1, 2018 – HOOVER, Ala. – U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions plans to address school resource officers (SROs) from around the nation June 25, during the National Association of School Resource Officers (NASRO) School Safety Conference in Reno, Nev. Sessions’ presentation will kick off the week-long conference. “We are thrilled more»

National organization offers school resource officer course in Baltimore County, Md.

Published Tuesday, May 15, 2018
May 15, 2018 – HOOVER, Ala. – The National Association of School Resource Officers (NASRO) – the world’s leader in school policing – will conduct its Basic School Resource Officer (SRO) Course in Baltimore County, Md. May 21 to 25. The Baltimore County Police Department will host the five-day, 40-hour course at a facility in more»