Surveillance

10/25/2012

10/25/2012

Police presence was in evidence at five Harford County high schools Wednesday morning; however, no unusual incidents were reported in the wake of an earlier threats that a bomb had been planted in one of the schools.

10/23/2012

10/23/2012

School principals are in the middle of a balancing act when it comes to security. They need to create a welcoming, supportive open environment for students, parents, and credible community visitors who have legitimate purposes in their buildings, while they also have to keep out individuals who potentially have "ill intentions," says Kenneth Trump, president of National School Safety and Security Services, a national consulting firm specializing in school security and emergency preparedness training, school security assessments and school and crisis counseling services.

10/19/2012

10/19/2012

The private academy where the Obama daughters go to school was evacuated Thursday, though the school says students and employees have since returned to class.

9/14/2012

9/14/2012

Calhoun County school officials are reviewing their classroom absence policies in the wake of the temporary disappearance of a kindergartner Tuesday morning.

8/24/2012

8/24/2012

Pass a city school bus that has its lights flashing, and you may soon find a summons in your mailbox.

8/23/2012

8/23/2012

Plainfield police would like to put some extra firepower in the village’s high schools.

8/13/2012

8/13/2012

The Public Schools of Northborough and Southborough and the Southborough Police Department in collaboration with the Northborough Police Department have been chosen to be a host site for the “Safe School Initiative and Threat Assessment” training developed by the U.S. Department of Education and Secret Service.

7/6/2012

7/6/2012

Radio Engineering Industries, Inc. is awarded New Flyer Industries’ 2011 Supplier Delivery Performance Award-Gold Level for exceeding delivering expectations.

6/1/2012

6/1/2012

Does tracking school children with computer chips make them more safe - or more vulnerable?

5/4/2012

5/4/2012

For the second straight day, two South Bay (Calif.) schools, Mar Vista High School and Imperial Beach Elementary, were locked down after the school district received a disturbing phone call.

4/4/2012

4/4/2012

To deter students from smoking in the bathrooms, the Lacey (N.J.) Township School District has been hiring substitutes to monitor the hallways at the high school.

3/27/2012

3/27/2012

Students using the computers at Camdenton High School here in central Missouri have been able to access the Web sites for Exodus International, as well as People Can Change, antigay organizations that counsel men and women on how to become heterosexual.

3/5/2012

3/5/2012

Public schools in Luzerne County are significantly safer and freer of cigarettes and alcohol than they were when the current class of high school seniors entered kindergarten, according to data from the state department of education.

3/1/2012

3/1/2012

To help school leaders address student safety, Awareity has released their latest Executive Briefing, 12 Tips for School Leaders in 2012. 

2/16/2012

2/16/2012

AMX announced the AMX ResQ system for its Unified Campus Solution. AMX ResQ gives teachers a small, classroom-audio pendant – with built-in panic-button, to address the sudden conditions of a classroom threat or other emergency.

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