School Resource Officer


School Resource Officer Bob Hammell


Officer Bob Hammell is a proud graduate of the Lima Senior High School Class of 1976. He graduated from Lima Technical College in 1978 with an associate degree in law enforcement and started with the Lima Police Department as a Police Cadet in 1976. He became a Patrolman in 1978 and retired from the Department in 2013.


After working as a Property Maintenance Inspector for the City, "Officer Bob" joined the Lima City Schools in 2020 and began working at North Middle School. He has worked security for school events, including athletics and concerts, for more than 40 years.