School Resource Officer (SRO)

Specialty Units

School Resource Officer (SRO)


The City of Menasha Police Department pairs with the Menasha Joint School District to have School Resource Officers in the schools.  Officers selected to these positions must have a minimum of two years of experience as a police officer and have to complete an interview process that includes both educational and law enforcement administration and members.  They also have to attend the Delinquency Control Institute as well as other specialized trainings for situations involving kids.

If you or your child attends school in the Menasha School District and you have a concern or need assistance with something taking place at school, please contact your respective School Resource Officer while in school or by email.  There are currently three officers assigned as School Resource Officers:

MENASHA HIGH SCHOOL:  Officer John Abrahamson - Contact (920) 967-1812 or by Email.

MAPLEWOOD MIDDLE SCHOOL:  Officer Josh Gallagher - Contact (920) 967-1617 or by Email.

ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS:  Officer Matt Schanke - Contact (920) 967-1670 or by Email.


Menasha Police Department 
430 First Street
Menasha, Wisconsin 54952

Phone: 920-967-3500
Fax: 920-967-5145

Office Hours:
Open 24 Hours 

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