Tucson Police, Pima County renege on worthwhile programs

Emerine, Steve
May 2008
Inside Tucson Business;5/5/2008, Vol. 17 Issue 48, p23
The author reflects on the importance of the School Resource Officer (SRO) program in Tucson, Arizona. He states that the scheme started by Chief Bernard L. Garmire which assigned the police to interact with elementary and junior high schools has been adopted nationally. However, Police Chief Richard Miranda decides to end the program because he will reassign the resource officers in a patrol duty.


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