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.

Outreach Coordinators

Technical Sergent
Troop Outreach Coordinator Phone
If you are unsure of which Troop services your area, see Troop Information.
Headquarters Technical Sergeant Craig Vedder (518) 485-5798
Troop A Trooper John C. Campanella (585) 344-6237
Troop B Trooper James Dambro (518) 897-2098
Troop C Technical Sergent Peter Grunder(607) 561-7605
Troop D Trooper Brian Derochie (315) 366-6000
Troop E Trooper Jason Klewicki (585) 398-4129
Troop F Trooper Esther Suarez (845) 346-3581
Troop G Trooper Steven Rothwein (518) 783-3235
Troop K Trooper Kristi Wilson (845) 677-7431
Troop L Trooper Kristen Erario (631) 756-3336