Tag: school safety

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The first wave of college students returning to their dorms aren’t finding the typical mobs of students and parents. What they found Friday were strict safety protocols and some heightened anxiety…

Represented by Angela Murphy, the SAFE Schools Committee reported to Allen County commissioners some of its recent work regarding school safety. The group has been working on strategic emergency planning, getting radios in schools, procuring…

A plan to develop more detailed maps of school buildings in Allen County could utilize student volunteers, giving them an opportunity to practice map skills and establish better relationships with law enforcement and other emergency…

In 49 weeks there have been 45 school shootings across the country.  If a shooting were to happen in Allen County, officials at every school along with law enforcement have a plan in place on…

When I was growing up, I loved school. I may have been a bit of a troublemaker, but I loved going to school. I loved being in the classroom. I loved my teachers, though I…

A new Kansas law is scaling back the requirements for safety drills in public and private schools. The move comes a year after the Kansas Legislature added crisis drills to prepare students for active shooters…

Students in local schools participate in safety drills about twice a month because of a new state law that requires 16 drills during the school year, officials say. Some worry the increased drills do more…

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration followed through Tuesday on the president’s promise to ban so-called bump stocks, even as a new school safety report disappointed advocates who hoped the administration would consider additional gun control…