Armed Security Officers Present in Growing Number of Schools

Article 0 Comments Armed security officers are becoming more prevalent at America’s schools, according to a federal study released last week amid a debate over whether teachers and other school officials should carry guns. While student and staff fatalities at school persist, students report fewer instances of violence, theft and […]

Schools Could Be Liable for not Arming Staff Under Proposed Kansas Bill

Article 0 Comments Kansas schools that refuse to allow teachers to carry guns could be held legally responsible in the event of a tragedy under a proposal drafted after last month’s mass shooting at a Florida high school. Opponents of the measure, which got its first hearing on March 27 […]

Trump Gun Safety Plan Includes Arming Teachers But Not Higher Buying Age

Article 2 Comments The White House is forging ahead with a plan to give firearms training to teachers while pulling back from moves opposed by gun lobbyists such as raising the age limit for purchasing some weapons. U.S. President Donald Trump is also calling on states to adopt so-called “red […]