Jamie Carter, Prevention Resource Officer - Hampshire High
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Lt. Carter is Hampshire County's Prevention Resource Officer.  He is stationed
full time at Hampshire High School.  Lt. Carter is a certified ALICE Instructor,
teaching all Hampshire County Schools staff ways to keep the students safe
during a violent intruder event.  Lt. Carter, in conjunction with Kimberly
Parzych, a teacher at Romney Middle School, teaches a Rape Aggression
Defense (RAD) class for young women in grades 8-12.
Hampshire County Sheriff's Office
John P. Alkire, Sheriff
Prevention Resource Officer Program
justice and law enforcement;  to prevent kids from committing crimes;  to
mentor youth with law enforcement officers;  to provide a safer school
environment and;  to combine safety and child advocacy assuring a better
school experience for all WV youth.

The PRO Program places certified WV Police Officers, who are also
certified Prevention Resource Officers, in local middle and high schools.  
The officer maintains an office in the school, is in the school 40 hours per
week, attends extra-curricular activities, facilitates classes on non-traditional
educational topics;  such as juvenile law, domestic violence, underage
drinking, drug and alcohol prevention, and child abuse and neglect.  They
work on safety issues at the school, prevention, learning more about youth
and interaction with them.