December 5, 2013
William Dong is accused of bringing loaded firearms to the University of New Haven on Tuesday. The incident prompted a search for the suspect and the school going into lockdown.
December 3, 2013
A Pennsylvania House committee released a report recommending that only trained law enforcement officials should be armed in schools, not teachers or other staff members.
November 25, 2013
Yale officials issued an "all-clear" Monday afternoon after no gunman was found on campus.
November 11, 2013
Gonzaga University has placed Erik Fagan and Dan McIntosh on indefinite probation for pulling out a gun on an intruder who allegedly tried to force his way into their apartment.
October 31, 2013
Police have charged a University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth law student with felony weapons charges stemming from an incident where the suspect allegedly showed his guns openly on campus.
October 27, 2013
A task force says schools in Wyoming need to improve their safety and security.
October 24, 2013
Three students were injured Wednesday at a school assembly when one of their classmates pulled the trigger of an AR-15 that was mounted on a police motorcycle on display at the event.
October 10, 2013
The superintendent for the Tioga School Board has resigned after he brought a gun to school to protect himself.
September 25, 2013
The school district will work with the police department to increase the number of random weapon searches, add another police dog and identify mental health issues in students.
September 15, 2013
A Ball State University study of more than 1,600 undergrads at 15 Midwestern colleges found that more than three in four — 78% — opposed concealed handguns on campus. Seventy nine percent said they would not feel safe if faculty, students and visitors carried these weapons.
September 14, 2013
A state board voted Wednesday to allow 13 school districts in Arkansas to continue using teachers, administrators and other staff as armed guards, despite a warning from the state's top attorney that the licensing law they relied upon was intended for private businesses.
September 5, 2013
Here's an update of the schools and districts that have implemented or will be implementing K-12 security upgrades.
August 27, 2013
All elementary schools in the Shelby County Schools district will now be provided hand-held, metal detecting wands following an incident where a gun discharged inside a kindergartner’s backpack at Westside Elementary School.
August 5, 2013
Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel issued a legal opinion Thursday stating that a state board that licenses private security agencies didn’t have the authority to allow school districts to employ educators and staff as security personnel.
July 30, 2013
More than 20 school district employees in Clarksville, Ark., are being trained to carry concealed firearms on campus.
July 17, 2013
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon signed a new measure into law last week that would add gun safety as part of the first-grade curriculum in some of the state’s public schools.
July 12, 2013
Officials with the Newcomerstown Exempted Village School District have approved a new policy that authorizes employees to carry guns on school campuses.
July 8, 2013
Annual costs per staff member range from $2,500-$5,000. Some insurers don’t offer coverage at all.
July 1, 2013
The Medford School Board fired a Hedrick Middle School campus monitor on the grounds of insubordination for defiantly carrying a semiautomatic weapon to work.
June 24, 2013
Oregon’s Board of Education voted on Friday to allow University of Oregon (UO) police officers to carry guns.