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Amy Rock, Senior Editor

Amy is Campus Safety’s Senior Editor. Prior to joining the editorial team in 2017, she worked in both events and digital marketing. Amy’s mother, brother, sister-in-law, and a handful of cousins are teachers, motivating her to learn and share as much as she can about campus security. She has a minor in education and has worked with children in several capacities, further deepening her passion for keeping students safe. In her free time, Amy enjoys exploring the outdoors with her husband, her 2 children and her dog.

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Read: Law Enforcement Officer Deaths Increased 55% in 2021

Law Enforcement Officer Deaths Increased 55% in 2021

While much of the increase is attributed to COVID-related deaths, officers killed by firearms increased by 36%.

Read: Wall High School Students Charged with Hazing, Sex Crimes in Locker Room

Wall High School Students Charged with Hazing, Sex Crimes in Locker Room

A recording of one of the incidents allegedly shows football players pinning down another player and assaulting him with a broom.

Read: Oxford High School Students Make Soft Return 41 Days After Shooting

Oxford High School Students Make Soft Return 41 Days After Shooting

Students will attend class at the middle school for two days a week until renovations at the high school are complete.

Read: Univ. of Kansas Suspends 2 Frats Due to Culture of Hazing

Univ. of Kansas Suspends 2 Frats Due to Culture of Hazing

One complaint alleges pledges’ property was destroyed and they were forced to sleep in vomit-covered sheets.

Read: 2 Teens Injured, 3 in Custody After Shooting Outside Auburn High School

2 Teens Injured, 3 in Custody After Shooting Outside Auburn High School

The 17-year-old victims were found inside a vehicle suffering from gunshot wounds. The suspects are ages 15, 16, and 17.

Read: Clear Backpacks Required for Oxford Middle Schoolers, High Schoolers

Clear Backpacks Required for Oxford Middle Schoolers, High Schoolers

Other safety measures have been put in place, including therapy dogs and security personnel in each Oxford Community Schools building.

Read: Maryland DOE to Review Use of Restraint, Seclusion in Schools

Maryland DOE to Review Use of Restraint, Seclusion in Schools

The announcement comes after the DOJ found Frederick County Public Schools disproportionately used these practices on students with disabilities and students of color.

Read: Editor’s Picks: Amy’s Top 10 Campus Safety Stories from 2021

Editor’s Picks: Amy’s Top 10 Campus Safety Stories from 2021

My top stories from this year include site assessment photos, a Clery crime quiz, and an unexpected delivery.

Read: Prosecutors Lose Appeal to Reinstate Charges Against Ex-Michigan State President in Nassar-Related Case

Prosecutors Lose Appeal to Reinstate Charges Against Ex-Michigan State President in Nassar-Related Case

An appellate judge said statements made by Lou Anna Simon during interviews about Larry Nassar were “immaterial to the prosecution’s sham investigation.”

Read: Over 150 Threats of School Violence Made in Week After Oxford Shooting

Over 150 Threats of School Violence Made in Week After Oxford Shooting

There were also 151 school threats for the month of September, which is a fivefold increase over the number seen in a typical September.

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