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Schools Need More Secure Campuses

Everytown for Gun Safety reports that on average a school shooting occurs every week in America.

It is difficult to wrap one’s mind around such a statistic.   557 more words


Student Wearing Trench Coat, Gas Mask Sends School Into Lockdown

PUEBLO, Colo. (CBS4)– A student who came to school wearing a trench coat and a gas mask sent his high school into lockdown on Wednesday morning. 43 more words


Online threat, missing knives at Marysville High

MARYSVILLE (KSNT) — On Wednesday morning, the Marysville Police Department and Marshall County Sheriff’s Department learned about an online threat from an unknown location that was traced back to someone believed to be from Marysville. 224 more words


Search For Weapon Prompts Brief Lockdown At Phila. High School

By Walt Hunter 

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia Police captain Malachi Jones says he’s “grateful” that a 72-hour, around the clock investigation by his detectives and uniformed officers has resulted in the recovery of a stolen 9 mm. 180 more words


The Lockdown Drill Makes Me Long for the Earthquake Drill

Like many schools, the New York City Department of of Education has adopted the GRP, or General Response Protocol, in lieu of the spike in mass school shootings. 1,129 more words

Preparing for the Worst While Hoping for the Best

A good friend of mine told me the other day what an optimist I was; as I was determined not to let the pouring rain from Hurricane Joaquin keep us from our plans. 1,063 more words