School lockers become a crime-fighting tool in New Jersey

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

In addition to pencils and notebooks, authorities have another back-to-school supply for students inside 18,000 lockers in Ocean County schools.

The Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office is giving students the ability to communicate anonymously with authorities by scanning a bar code sticker that has been placed in all student lockers in the county’s middle and high schools.

Do the right thing, take the right turn, scan anonymously, is the Prosecutor’s Office slogan for the initiative.

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