Douglas County Has Fewest SROs by Student Population

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An analysis by the Denver Post found that the Douglas County School District has fewer police officers per student on its middle school and high school campuses than any other district in the Denver area.

Districts often use a mix of their own security staff and SROs who work with local law enforcement agencies to keep schools safe.

Douglas County has 2,980 middle and high school students per SRO, the analysis found. Denver Public Schools has 2,424 students per officer, making it the second-worst ratio in the county.

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