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School Violence

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 20, 2014
Los Angeles schools decriminalize discipline

Los Angeles schools decriminalize discipline

Under the new policy, police officers at Los Angeles Unified School District won't arrest or cite students for low-level offenses - Full Story
August 18, 2014
Police: Calif. teen made school shooting threats as prank

Police: Calif. teen made school shooting threats as prank

The teen, who was arrested after investigators served a search warrant at his home, wrote the posts to get a reaction from his friends - Full Story
August 16, 2014

Teen Colo. gunman was deemed not a high threat

The disciplinary records show that Karl Pierson, 18, was allowed to return to class less than a week after threatening to kill his debate coach - Full Story
August 14, 2014

3 charged in gun brought to Atlanta school campus

Atlanta police say charges have been filed against three students accused of handling a gun that led to a school lockdown - Full Story
July 15, 2014

Mo. governor vetoes teacher gun legislation

Legislation would have allowed specially trained teachers to carry concealed guns, asserting that the move could jeopardize student safety - Full Story
July 09, 2014

ACLU targets Mass. department’s grenade launchers

West Springfield Police Department received the two M79 grenade launchers in the late 90’s through a Department of Defense excess property program - Full Story
July 09, 2014
Sandy Hook shooting responders honored

Sandy Hook shooting responders honored

Connecticut State Police honored more than 300 people, including state and local police, firefighters, emergency dispatchers, paramedics, psychiatrists and forensic examiners - Full Story
July 03, 2014

NM boy in school shooting gets maximum sentence

12-year-old boy opened fire in a middle school gym earlier this year - Full Story
June 28, 2014
Dad of UCSB mass murderer hopes to prevent killings

Dad of UCSB mass murderer hopes to prevent killings

Father of the young man who killed six and injured 13 near UCSB last month says it's his "duty" to help prevent future mass killings - Full Story
June 27, 2014

Ga. schools resist arming teachers despite new law

School leaders are turning down a new option to arm teachers, arguing that it doesn't make kids any safer - Full Story



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