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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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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
May 11, 2013

Some Pa. state schools allow guns amid review

At least five Pennsylvania state-owned universities are now allowing guns on campus - Full Story
May 09, 2013

Ala. college unveils UAV for campus surveillance

The drones offer a new tool to campus police to investigate criminal activity and emergency situations - Full Story
May 01, 2013

'Active shooters' shoot blanks in unannounced school drill

Teachers at an Oregon school were shocked when two armed, masked men entered during a meeting - Full Story
April 29, 2013

Authorities: Student shoots self in Ohio classroom

The youth was taken to a hospital, and there appeared to be no threat to other students - Full Story
April 24, 2013

Minn. schools to get bulletproof whiteboards

They will double as a shield in an active shooter situation, in the same district where a school shooting took lives in 2003 - Full Story
April 16, 2013

3 students shot at Ala. university, none critical

Campus police are investigating and said the situation is under control - Full Story

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