Department of School Police/Security and SafetyThe Department Office is located at the Nazareth Area High School / District Office, One Education Plaza, Nazareth, PA 18064-2397. To reach this department by telephone, please dial (610) 759-1170 and extension 1132.Donald A. Bartholomew, School Police OfficerWilliam R. Carey, School Police OfficerAlan C. Koch, School Police OfficerMark Sysko, School Police OfficerLisa Moyer, Secretary to School Police/Security & Safety Department & Central Registration
To provide a safe environment, in partnership with our community, that furthers the mission of the Nazareth Area School District.
We aspire to provide exceptional police services, create an excellent work environment, and develop an outstanding team.
Accountability: Being responsible for your actions.
Respect: Treating others as you would want to be treated.
Integrity: Always doing the right thing.
Service: Working to meet the community’s needs.
Excellence: Performing at the highest standard.
The Chief of School Police / Director of Security and Safety oversees the entire department and is responsible for planning, day-to-day operations/programs, coordination, community involvement, and accountability.
The Captain of School Police's primary responsibility is to provide general management direction and control for the School Police Department. The Captain also has the responsibilities of Public Information and Media Relations, and Campus and External Relations.
The School Police Officer is primarily responsible for providing Police services to his assigned building. They have a visible and engaging presence in the District to foster a positive student, staff and community partnership.
The Department investigates incidents that occur during school hours on all District properties.
If an incident occurs outside of school hours, contact the local Police Department listed for the following schools. For any EMERGENCIES, dial 911
Local Police Department
Floyd R. Shafer Elementary School
Lower Nazareth Elementary School
Kenneth N. Butz Jr., Elementary School
Nazareth Area Intermediate School
Nazareth Area Middle School
Nazareth Area High School