A police officer from the El Monte Police Department is assigned to Fernando R. Ledesma High School campus to help students with any police or law related issues. In addition, the resource officer aids the staff by giving presentations in classrooms and to parents on various topics including: traffic laws, drug abuse, first aid and CPR, etc. He also assists the administration with supervision and attendance problems. He is available on campus four days a week and is a great resource and asset to the school.