New York State Police

School and Community Outreach Unit

The School and Community Outreach Unit has maintained a statewide presence in school and community safety through many safety related initiatives and partnerships. School and Community Outreach Coordinators (SCOC's) are assigned to Troops A, B, C, D, E, F, G and K, and present to schools, community and business groups on a variety of topics. The SCOCs are well versed in the intricacies of school safety and security, crime prevention and deterrence, and effective crisis response. The SCOCs are available to attend meetings and serve as committee members of organizations dealing with all types of crime prevention. The School and Community Outreach Coordinators have received specialized training in the area of school violence, crime prevention, conflict management and emergency management.

To learn more about programs and services available from the School and Community Outreach Unit please contact the SCOC for your Troop. If you are unsure which Troop services your area, see Troop Information.

For information about school safety and emergency planning for schools please visit the Safe Schools NY web site at https://safeschools.ny.gov.

Outreach Coordinators

Troop Outreach Coordinator Phone
If you are unsure of which Troop services your area, see Troop Information.
Headquarters Technical Sergeant Michael Keefe (518) 485-2478
Troop A Trooper John C. Campanella (585) 344-6237
Troop B Sergeant Chad Niles (518) 897-2000
Troop C Trooper Peter Grunder (607) 561-7605
Troop D Trooper Brian Derochie (315) 366-6000
Troop E Trooper Kelley J. Mietlicki (585) 398-4129
Troop F Trooper Steven Nevel (845) 344-5358
Troop G Trooper Steven Rothwein (518) 783-3235
Troop K Trooper Kristi Wilson (845) 677-7431