Month: February 2013

Safety Law News for 2/25/13

• Hopkins County, Kentucky, Crime Stoppers program allows students to send a text message to school resource officers any time they feel unsafe. • Arizona Teachers Association opposes Arizona House Bill 2656 that allows teachers to carry a weapon to…

Safety Law News for 2/20/13

• Gadsden, Alabama officials seek to hire retired law enforcement officers for school resource officer positions at the city’s 13 school campuses.  The City Council approved a proposal to allow the retired officers to serve. • Under HB  0860, legislation,…

Safety Law News for 2/18/13

Mental health experts come out against  school resource officers in schools. Richmond, Rhode Island school officials and students openly support school resource officer.  Students say they are not intimidated. Officials say SRO strikes balance between authority and compassion. Wyoming legislature…