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September 9, 2021 Final Budget Hearing and Regular Meeting
Title
2021-2022 MOU with Brevard County Sheriff's Office for BPS Specialist-School Safety and Security
Meeting Date(s)
Consent w/o Information - 09/09/2021
Consent Type
Without Information
Discussion

This Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) agrees to limit employees of the Board who statutorily qualify as a S.T.O.M.P. (Sheriff Trained Onsite Marshal Program) candidate to only those staff intended to serve the District in the position of Specialist-School Safety and Security.  This MOU is intended to in no way to allow, consider, or expand to any other District staff to serve as a S.T.O.M.P. authorized employee.

The Brevard County Sheriff has designated the program in accordance with the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Act and referenced in that act as the Coach Aaron Feis Guardian Program, in accordance with the provisions of Section 30.15(k), Florida Statutes, enacted as part of Chapter 2018-3, Laws of Florida.  The Sheriff shall implement the program in complete compliance with statutory requirements, at a minimum, utilizing a Florida Criminal Justice Standards and Training Commission model.  The Sheriff shall use FDLE certified Sheriff's Office resources, instructors, and facilities to accomplish all training.

The program is available to Brevard Public Schools as an option to meet statutory language that the Board shall assign a certified law enforcement officer assigned as a School Resource Officer, a school safety officer, or a Sheriff-trained Board employee to provide safety and security for each Board campus.

Recommendation

Approve the 2021-2022 Memorandum of Understanding with the Brevard County Sheriff's Office for BPS Specialist-School Safety and Security.

Authority for Action
FS 1001.42
Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No
Source of Funding

Other Sources
Financial Impact
FY Amount Budgeted Fund Cost Center Project Function Object Program
21-22 TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD
Legal Counsel Review
Yes - Review Date: 08/10/2021
Contact
Robin L. Novelli, Chief Operating Officer -- 321.633.1000, ext. 11229
Attachments
2021-2022 MOU S.T.O.M.P. with Brevard Sheriff.pdf
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