11/28/2011

Restraining kids: 'No easy answer'

Educators face tough challenges when trying to keep a child - and others - safe during violent outbursts

By Hailey Heinz
Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE — When an Albuquerque Public Schools police officer used handcuffs to restrain a 7-year-old boy with autism, Superintendent Winston Brooks condemned her actions and Bernalillo County Sheriff Dan Houston revoked her law enforcement commission.