School Resource Officer (SRO) duties include class presentations about a wide range of topics, including:
Anti-drug and alcohol programs
Driving under the influence (DUI)
Search and seizure
Shoplifting, theft, and burglary
Coordination with Schools & Other Organizations
SROs also coordinate with juvenile probation and gang units with Stockton Police Department, San Joaquin Sheriff’s Office, and Lodi Police Department.
They also initiate the G.R.E.A.T. Program via the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) and participate in the S.P.I.R.I.T. Program at Tokay High School and Challenge Day at Lodi High.
These officers also assist the schools in truancy identification and reduction, formulate crime prevention tactics on school grounds, and enforce state, local, and school laws and policies.
Other duties include:
Attending parent/faculty group meetings
Coaching school sports
Providing counseling for students and staff on law-related issues