In conjunction with their other assigned duties as D.A.R.E. instructors,Officer Derrick Kendrew and Officer Mellen are also assigned to the school district as School Resource Officers. As such, they serve the school community in other roles, assisting students as well as staff and administration in dealing with problems particular to the school environment, both physical and environmental. Such areas include:
Addressing crime prevention issues
Monitoring the physical environment
Responding to complaints from within the school district
We are also available to address specific issues (thefts, harassment, bullying, fights, truancy and residency issues, etc.) should they arise and the request is made from the administration or parents.