Roswell schools’ resource officer Helen Cheromiah is excited about the new school year that began this week.
“I love what I do,” she said.
The position of school resource officer was reinstated this year after being suspended three years ago, according to Roswell Police Chief Alfonso Solis.
“I have an ongoing relationship with (Superintendent Michael) Gottlieb and I asked him if we could put officers back in the schools,” Solis said.
“It’s very important to have a police presence in the schools,” said Solis. “With the start of the new school year, the schools’ budget has been cut and they must cut truancy officers.” He believes that Cheromiah will help make up the shortfall until the truancy officers can return.”
Cheromiah took Solis’ statement one step further. “The Login to read more