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The School Violence topic features news and information to help beat cops and school resource officers reverse the direction of the escalating violence in our nation's schools. Today, with the advent of gangs, video games, and a culture that is marketing violence to our children, school violence is increasing at an unprecedented rate.
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September 30, 2013
NY cop faced split-second decision with armed kids at school

NY cop faced split-second decision with armed kids at school

There was no way for the officer to tell two teenagers had a pellet gun and not a real firearm at school - Full Story
September 28, 2013

DOJ approves $150K for officers at Newtown schools

The grant from the department's Bureau of Justice Assistance is intended to fund two resource officers - Full Story
September 26, 2013

Conn. panel orders release of Newtown 911 tapes

The recordings will not be made available immediately as the decision will be appealed in Superior Court - Full Story
September 16, 2013

Teen arrested for virtual mass shooting at school

The boy downloaded an app for his phone that uses the real backdrop as the setting for the violent game - Full Story
September 11, 2013

Ark. schools can arm teachers, staff despite AG

A state board voted Wednesday to allow 13 school districts in Arkansas to continue using teachers as armed guards - Full Story
September 04, 2013

1 dead, 3 injured in Texas high school stabbing

The sheriff believes the attack may have been gang related - Full Story
August 24, 2013

More armed resources officers at schools this year

An armed security presence is now standard in many of the nation's middle and high schools - Full Story
August 02, 2013
No arming of teachers allowed in Ark., says AG

No arming of teachers allowed in Ark., says AG

Legal opinion issued by office says that instructors, staff cannot be employed as security guards; Clarksville School District had planned to have 20 teachers/staff armed with 9mm handguns - Full Story
July 30, 2013
Ark. district arming more than 20 teachers, staff

Ark. district arming more than 20 teachers, staff

After undergoing 53 hours of training, the assistant principal and teachers at the school will be considered guards, and will be armed - Full Story
May 24, 2013

RI removes restrictions on arming campus cops

Was only state to prohibit practice; each public institution to set its own policies and practices regarding armed officers - Full Story



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