School Resource Officer

The Hanover Public Schools School Resource Officer is a Hanover Police Officer who works full time in the Hanover Public Schools.  The SRO is a presence at all K-12 schools in HPS and an integral part of the staff of each school.  The Hanover Public Schools SRO serves as part counselor, part teacher, and part law enforcement officer, providing a valuable mentor and resource for all students in the Hanover Public Schools.  

Officer John Voelkel has served as the School Resource Officer in Hanover since the position was created in 2015.  To contact officer John, please email