School Resource Officer


The Claremore Police Department has 2 school resource officers who are assigned to Claremore Public School campuses during the school year and a patrol shift during the summer months. It is the job of the school resource officer to patrol all school campuses, investigate criminal activity, investigate traffic accidents, educate students and staff about crime prevention, and other various programs and activities on all Claremore Public School campuses.

This is a vital position for our department and the program has been a great success. The goal of the program is to make our public school campuses as safe as possible and a positive environment for learning for all students.

If you have any questions about the school resource officer program please contact Officer James Sutton at 918-341-1212.


This position is funded by the City of Claremore. The school resource officer works closely with school administration, staff, students and parents to handle the variety of issues that arise on the school campuses. Our School Resource Officer has received specialized training for the assignment and continues to obtain additional training as budget and time allows.