More than just
cops on campus
PHOTO COURTESY OF MELANIE RITTERVenice High School Resource Officers Sean Hammett, eighth from right, and Ruth Terry, third from right, were among the participants in a recent active-shooter drill at the school.
PHOTO COURTESY OF MELANIE RITTERVenice High School Resource Officer Sean Hammett, right, helped judge the Venice Elementary School science fair this year.
PHOTO BY BOB MUDGESean Hammett and Ruth Terry, the Venice High school resource officers, stand in front of posters of themselves that dot the campus, so students can get to know them better.
By BOB MUDGE
Sean Hammett and Ruth Terry are the school resource officers (SROs) at Venice High School.
But Assistant Principal Melanie Ritter has a slightly different name for them.