Va. Panel Kills Bill to Arm School Officers With Stun GunsA Virginia Senate committee has killed a proposal to allow school security officers to be armed with stun guns, pepper spray and similar weapons.
Md. School System to Monitor Student Social Media AccountsWashington County Public Schools will be able to monitor social media posts made by students, teachers and anyone on their campuses with new software officials say is aimed at student safety.
More Armed Security at Schools After Newtown In the Fort Lauderdale suburb of Pembroke Pines, students returning to school this year are being greeted not only by their teachers and principal. They're also meeting the armed school resource officer who will be stationed permanently on campus.
Loudoun Holds Drill for Armed School Intruder Loudoun County emergency responders are holding a security drill, simulating an armed intruder at Loudoun Valley High School.
Experts: Trained Police Needed For School Security Following Newtown ShootingThe student's attack began with a shotgun blast through the windows of a California high school. Rich Agundez, the El Cajon policeman assigned to the school, felt his mind shift into overdrive.