School Resource Officer

The Fairborn Police Department currently has two School Resource Officers assigned full-time to Fairborn City Schools. Officer Jim Hern is assigned to Fairborn High School where he teaches an introduction to law enforcement course to students and handles everyday incidents as they arise.

Officer Nate Penrod is assigned to Baker Middle School full-time. He teaches D.A.R.E., Seatbelt Safety, assists with Safety City (a traffic safety education program for Kindergarten students) and handles everyday incidents as they arise.

Both officers instruct the students on drug use prevention and have an open door for students of the district.