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State Legislators Voice Support On Rockingham County Armed Volunteer Officer Program

North Carolina legislators, other sheriffs from around the state, local police chiefs, the school superintendent, school board members and more joined Rockingham County Sheriff Sam Page for a press conference this afternoon promoting the proposed armed volunteer school resource officer program. “Enough is enough today in North Carolina,” Page said. “Taking no action toward school safety and not protecting our teachers and children is totally unacceptable.” The proposed program would allow law enforcement agencies to recruit volunteer school resource officers to provide additional armed protection at schools.

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Justyn Melrose | Rockingham Now