Each of the six high schools in the Lincoln Public Schools system is provided police services by a School Resource Officer (SRO). The SRO is a specialized position within the Lincoln Police Department, which assigns an officer to a school as his or her beat area. This specialized assignment allows the SRO an opportunity to develop relationships with students and staff, and provides time for the SRO to focus on individual school needs. Listed below are the School Resource Officers who currectly serve in Lincoln area high schools.



Officer Pickering

East High School

Officer Al Pickering has been a Lincoln Police Officer since 2001. In addition to his duties as an SRO, Officer Pickering is a Field Training Officer and member of the Field Force and Clandestine (Clan) Lab Teams. Officer Pickering is married and has one child. He enjoys Husker athletics and attending his son's sporting events. E-mail Officer Pickering


Officer Nelson

Lincoln High School

Officer Megan Nelson graduated from Nebraska Wesleyan University with a degree in Social Work, Sociology, and Anthropology. Officer Nelson has been a Lincoln Police Officer since 2001 and has worked Southeast Team, Southwest Team, Narcotics Unit, and also as a Field Training Officer. She enjoys fitness, nutrition, playing sports, and traveling with her family. E-mail Officer Nelson


Officer Jensen

North Star High School

Officer Shane Jensen has been an officer with the Lincoln Police Department since May of 2009. Officer Jensen is originally from Lincoln, Nebraska and is a graduate of Lincoln High School. Officer Jensen has been a patrol officer since he began his career with LPD, serving on the Southwest, Northwest and Center Teams. He is also a defensive tactics instructor for the department who assists with the training of new recruits and veteran officers. Officer Jensen has been married to his wife since 2003 and has two children, a boy and a girl. E-mail Officer Jensen


Officer Hill

Northeast High School

Officer Nate Hill has been an officer with Lincoln Police Department since May of 2000. Officer Hill is an experienced SRO having served as a Middle School Resource Officer for the NW Team and as the Northeast High SRO from 2010-2012. He brings a positive outlook and approachable demeanor. He develops an excellent rapport with people of all ages and backgrounds which is an asset as a police officer and within the school system. E-mail Officer Hill


Officer Holm

Southeast High School

Officer Mike Holm graduated from UNL with a bachelors degree in Criminal Justice. He has been an officer with LPD since June 1992 and has been a Field Training Officer and a high school SRO at Northeast, Southeast and Southwest High Schools. Mike is married and has four children. Officer Holm has enjoyed working in the Lincoln Public School system in the past and looks forward to developing new relationships with LSE students and staff. Go Knights! E-mail Officer Holm


Officer Fisher

Southwest High School

Officer Joseph Fisher has been an officer with the Lincoln Police Department since December 2010. He is a member of Field Force and has served as a patrol officer on Northeast and Center Teams. Prior to coming to LPD, Officer Fisher was employed as a Vocational Agriculture Teacher in Concordia, Kansas - teaching high school students about Agriculture. Officer Fisher has been married to his wife since 2008 and has two children. Officer Fisher enjoys working at Southwest High School, developing positive relationships with students and staff. E-mail Officer Fisher