Avon started its School Resource Officer program in August of 2013. The Avon Police Department School Resource Unit is charged with providing liaison and services to community schools. The unit is made up of two School Resource Officers (SRO's) and is part of the Special Operations Division.
School Resource Officer’s provide the following services:
Create a physical presence at assigned schools and events
Serve as an informational resource to staff, students and parents on safety information and law
Implement new safety and law curriculum as needed to staff and students
Assess, Identify and report any vulnerabilities at assigned schools
Provide training to students and staff on safety and law
Remain mindful of incidents that happen in close proximately of the schools and address potential hazards or threats.
Handle investigations at assigned schools
Increase communication, trust and build a positive relationship between students and the police department
Below is the current contact information for our SRO's: