The City of Minden is scrapping its original proposal to the Webster Parish School Board for school resource officers and offered what they say is a simpler alternative.
Minden Mayor Tommy Davis says they are proposing to pay the SROs $25 per hour, which will include the officer, all the equipment they need, a patrol car and any other costs.
“What we’re trying to do is make something that is workable for everybody,” he said. “What I proposed was a flat rate per hour whether it was the chief of police, or a sergeant or lieutenant or officer first class. We would