School Resource Officers
School Resource Officers (SROs) are full-time, sworn, state-certified police officers assigned to work in the school setting. In addition to the formal training required of all police officers, SROs receive specialized training to aid their interactions with students, staff, and administration in Rock Hill School District 3. The SRO’s primary duties are that of law enforcement, law-related educator, and law-related counselor.
Rock Hill Police Department
Lt. T. Ayers
Sgt. B. Lowder
Rock Hill Police Department School Resource Officers
York County Sheriff's Office
Sgt. Timothy Lee
ALWAYS CALL 911 FOR EMERGENCY SERVICES
FOR ROCK HILL POLICE DEPARTMENT, AFTER 4:00 CALL 803-329-7211 FOR NON-EMERGENCY SERVICES
For additional information on School Resource Officers at the National and State level, use the links listed below.
SCHOOL SECURITY OFFICERS
School Security Officers (SSOs) are full-time, private, armed security officers who are assigned to work in Rock Hill Schools on elementary campuses. SSOs are employed by and contracted through Allied Universal Security and have received specialized training to work in the school setting. The SSO’s primary duties are to patrol the campus, provide a visible security presence, and work closely with school staff and administration to provide a safe and secure environment for all. Through a contract with Allied Universal Security, there are currently 19 SSOs assigned to Rock Hill Schools, as well as an on-site supervisor who oversees their operation and administration.
Allied Universal Security
CAMPUS SECURITY ASSOCIATES
Campus Security Associates (CSA’s) are full-time district employees, who are assigned to work in Rock Hill Schools on the High School level. CSA’s have received specialized training to work in the school setting. The CSA’s primary duties are to patrol the campus, provide a visible security presence, and work closely with students, school staff, and administration. Campus Security Associates are assigned to Rock Hill Schools to provide a safe and secure environment for students, faculty, and staff.