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    Announcing Sheriff John Hanlin

    Sheriff John Hanlin has been the Douglas County Sheriff since 2009 but has been with the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office since 1989. Douglas County is not only the Sheriff’s home town, but is also the home to Umpqua… Read More

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    Announcing Captain Christopher Vanghele

    The Sandy Hook Elementary School Shooting:  An Emergency Response Retrospective On 12/14/12 the Newtown Police Department responded to one of the worst school shootings in history.  A lone gunman shot his way into the Sandy Hook Elementary School… Read More

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    Meet Keynote Speaker Bernie James

    In August we announced that Dr. Bernard James is our keynote speaker for the 2017 school safety conference. For those not familiar with Bernie, here’s a little bit about him… Professor Bernard James teaches courses in Civil Rights,… Read More

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    2017 Conference Registration is OPEN

    OSROA is pleased to announce that registration for our 2017 School Safety Conference is OPEN. The conference runs July 30 – August 2, 2017 at Salishan Golf and Spa Resort on the beautiful Oregon Coast. Conference planning is still… Read More

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    Follow us on Social Media

    You can stay up to date with news and announcements from OSROA by following us on Facebook and Twitter. The content is… well the content is exactly the same, at least most of the time. But why run… Read More

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    Studies prove… SRO’s are good!

    It takes a special person to be a cop. It takes a special cop to be an SRO. While it is true that some small agencies assign police officers to the position of SRO based on seniority, most of us… Read More

About OSROA

The Oregon School Resource Officers Association (OSROA) was founded in 2003 as a member-supported, professional 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization. OSROA exists to support law enforcement agencies and school districts in the State Of Oregon, and to provide resources and training opportunities to help maintain a safer, healthier school environment for students, faculty and guests. Members include sworn law enforcement officers, administrators, juvenile justice professionals and school district employees.

Funding

All donations, purchases and conference fees are tax deductible.

Membership

Membership is attained by submitting an application for membership or by attending the OSROA annual conference. Conference attendees receive a complimentary membership for one year, beginning with the conference attended and ending at the start of the subsequent conference.

New Shield 2015

Hanlin3

Announcing Sheriff John Hanlin

Sheriff John Hanlin has been the Douglas County Sheriff since 2009 but has been with the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office since 1989. Douglas County is not only the Sheriff’s home town, but is also the home to Umpqua… Read More

Learn More
Vanghele2

Announcing Captain Christopher Vanghele

The Sandy Hook Elementary School Shooting:  An Emergency Response Retrospective On 12/14/12 the Newtown Police Department responded to one of the worst school shootings in history.  A lone gunman shot his way into the Sandy Hook Elementary School… Read More

Learn More