Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 08/01/2013 - 10:54am
The Nazareth (Pa.) Area School District has put out an advertisement for a full-time police officer to begin patrolling schools. During the month of August, the officer will concentrate on improving security measures throughout the district.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 07/30/2013 - 2:52pm
More than 20 teachers, administrators and other school employees in Clarksville will carry concealed weapons throughout the school day, making use of a little-known Arkansas law that allows licensed, armed security guards on campus.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 07/22/2013 - 3:22pm
When North Brunswick students return to school in September, retired police officers will patrol the halls in each of the township’s six schools. In Edison, school principals will carry "mobile panic buttons" to contact police in an emergency.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Fri, 07/12/2013 - 7:58pm
The Arizona Department of Education will disperse about $8.4 million for schools to pay for school-resource officers, security upgrades and emergency planning, after receiving approval Thursday from a legislative oversight committee.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 07/09/2013 - 2:11pm
An insurance company currently providing coverage for the vast majority of Kansas school districts is refusing to renew coverage for schools permitting teachers and custodians to carry concealed firearms.