School Resource   
   
The School Resource Officer's (SRO's) have offices located inside the Middle Schools and Junior Highs as well as the High School.  The Primary Functions of the School Resource Officers is to be visible inside the schools in our district and to build relationships and trust between Police Officers, Students and Teachers.  The SRO's teach classes in the district to students Kindergarten through 12th grade and also assist with teacher in-service training with emphasis on Drug Recognition, School Lock Downs and Evacuation training.
 

School Resource Officers


 

Sgt. Frank Petray (supervisor)

  • Van Buren High School (SRO's Office)

  • Career Center

  • Adult Education

 

Officer George Edelen

  • Butterfield Middle School (SRO's Office)

  • Learning Center

  • Career Center

  • King Elementary

 

Cpl. Chris Ho

  • Coleman Freshman Academy (SRO's Office)

  • Central Elementary

  • Parkview Elementary

 

Cpl. Dewayne Richesin

  • Rena Elementary

  • City Heights Elementary

  • Northridge Middle School

 

Crawford County Sheriff's Department

  • Tate Elementary

To contact a School Resource Officer via email, click his/her name or contact the Van Buren Police Department at 479-474-1234.