Question: Are you real police officers?
Answer: Yes, the CCSD School Police officers are required to complete
a Peace Officer Standards & Training (P.O.S.T.) academy to become
certified police officers.
Question: Can CCSD police officers make arrests and write traffic
Answer: Yes, as a sworn police officer for the State of Nevada we have
the authority to make arrests and issue traffic citations.
Question: Can CCSD police officers make arrests off School District
Answer: Yes, our primary jurisdiction is School District property,
but as first responders we have a responsibility to respond to imminent
incidents and take the appropriate action. These incidents will be turned
over to the local police agency of primary jurisdiction.
Question: If a crime occurs in my neighborhood involving School
District students, whom should I notify?
Answer: Your local police agency will take the initial report and investigate
the crime. However, information involving students should be forwarded
to School Police and the site administrator. This information is crucial
for the safety of our students and staff.