School Resource Officers

Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office School Resource Officers (SRO’s) patrol all ninety (90) school campuses belonging to the Cumberland County School System; including those located in the municipalities of Fayetteville, Hope Mills, Spring Lake, and Stedman. While on campus, SRO’s are responsible for enforcing state and local laws as well as instructing students, faculty, staff, and the general public on these laws when appropriate.  SRO’s provide security during school hours and at special school events on campus, i.e., athletic events, dances, assemblies, etc. 

The Gang Resistance Education and Training (G.R.E.A.T.) Program, developed for middle and elementary school students, is also administered by SRO’s.   The Sheriff's Office SRO’s function in many other different capacities within their assigned school, including mentor and instructor.  SRO’s serve as a liaison between Cumberland County Schools and the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office.


Gang Resistance Education and Training

Supervisor - Lt. G. Dukes - (910) 677-5417

Admin Support - M. McLaughlin - (910) 677-5486


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Hours of Operation:  M - F 8:00am till 5:00pm

After hour emergencies should contact the Watch Commander at (910) 677-5432