State police announce new school safety tip line for threats
October 10, 2018
The Oregon State Police last week announced the availability of a new school safety tip line program for all public K-12 schools in Oregon.
“With the recommendation of the Sweet Home police chief and our school resource officer, we have implemented a tip line for our schools and community,” said Supt. Tom Yahraes. “SafeOregon is a statewide safety tip line to report and respond to student safety threats.”
The Oregon State Police say 813 Oregon schools have signed up to use the tip line, Yahraes said.
Police Chief Jeff Lynn said Sweet Home began the process of signing up for the ser...