Removing Police from Schools

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Examples of Policies

Here you will find examples of policies from across the country that provide best practices for police in schools. Resources include MOUs that define the role of police in schools including that School Resource Officers or any other police officer shall not act as a school disciplinarian. 

Tools, Guides and Recommendations

Here you will find tools, guides and recommendations for limiting the role of police in schools. Resources include policy recommendations asking for funding of restorative justice programs in schools and for school districts to minimize the use of law enforcement in school discipline matters, restricting police involvement to only serious criminal matters.

Reports on Policing and Criminalization

Here you will find reports with data on the impact of police in schools. Data includes student referrals to law enforcement and information on required training for School Resource Officers (SROs).