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     J. Young
    Contact Information:
    P: 724-452-6040, ext. 1620
    F: 724-452-6105
    youngjt@svsd.net 
     
    Officer Jason Young
    Safety and Security Director
     
    A resident of the Saxonburg area, Officer Jason Young has served as a School Resource Officer (SRO) on the District’s secondary campus, grades 7-12, since 2015.
     
    Officer Young has previous law enforcement experience, most recently as a Police Officer for Jackson Township, as well as eight years working as a Deputy Sheriff for Butler County where he presented the Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) program to numerous Butler County public and private schools; organized safety lectures for teachers on active shooters; and field trained new law enforcement deputies. He also worked for nearly 10 years with the Saxonburg Borough Police Department, where he started as a Patrolman and was later promoted to Patrol Supervisor. Additional service includes his first year as a Patrolman with the Fawn Township Police Department in Allegheny County.
     
    Officer Young's training highlights include Crisis Intervention Training (C.I.T) that focuses on mental health incidents and a Field Training Officer certificate through Penn State University.
     
    Officer Young earned an Associates Degree in Emergency Services-Police Services Option from Butler County Community College and attended the Municipal Police Academy (ACT 120) at Indiana University of Pennsylvania.