The Community Resource Unit (CRU) is part of the Staff Services Division and is responsible for all of the community outreach and public education programs sponsored by the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office.
Our Unit is the face of the Sheriff’s Office to over 1.5 million citizens each year through:
Citizen Police Academies
Neighborhood and civic organizations
A Community Resource Unit display attracts a variety of fun characters.
It is our goal that we may bring together:
Other government agencies
Schools and communities in raising awareness
Reducing crime and fear
Improving the quality of life in Jackson County, Missouri