Gun Safety

Read: 5 Students Shot, 1 Killed Leaving Football Scrimmage at Roxborough High School

5 Students Shot, 1 Killed Leaving Football Scrimmage at Roxborough High School

The victims, ages 14 to 17, were heading to their locker room when at least two gunmen who were waiting in a vehicle fired dozens of rounds.

Read: How RFID Technology Can Reduce Gun Violence

How RFID Technology Can Reduce Gun Violence

RFID-based smart guns could significantly reduce the rate of gun violence, including suicides, homicides, and accidents.

Read: Philly Starts Screening Middle-Schoolers for Weapons

Philly Starts Screening Middle-Schoolers for Weapons

The weapons screenings will be conducted randomly on campus by school safety officers, usually in the morning.

Read: Guns Became Leading Cause of Death for U.S. Children and Teens in 2020

Guns Became Leading Cause of Death for U.S. Children and Teens in 2020

More than 4,300 people ages 1-19 died of firearm-related injuries in 2020 — a 29.5% increase from 2019.

Read: 51 Years of Data: K-12 School Shooting Statistics Everyone Should Know

51 Years of Data: K-12 School Shooting Statistics Everyone Should Know

Since 1970, there have been 1,924 incidents involving the discharge of a firearm on school property and 637 people have died.

Read: Gunshot Detection and Lockdown Solutions for Campuses

Gunshot Detection and Lockdown Solutions for Campuses

In this webinar, we will examine active shooter events and discuss new integrated security solutions that will enhance situational awareness and improve incident communications when every second counts.

Read: Knox County Schools to Increase Crime Prevention Efforts After 3 Student Shooting Deaths

Knox County Schools to Increase Crime Prevention Efforts After 3 Student Shooting Deaths

Three Austin-East High School students were shot and killed in one month, prompting city, police and school leaders to make changes.

Read: An Updated List of States That Allow Concealed Guns on Campus

An Updated List of States That Allow Concealed Guns on Campus

These states allow the concealed carry of guns on college campuses.

Read: Everytown for Gun Safety, Teachers Unions Urge Schools to Reassess Lockdown Drills

Everytown for Gun Safety, Teachers Unions Urge Schools to Reassess Lockdown Drills

Although 95% of American public schools regularly conduct some sort of active shooter drill, the groups recommend students not be involved.

Read: 22 Accidental Shootings on School Grounds Since 2012, AP Finds

22 Accidental Shootings on School Grounds Since 2012, AP Finds

The accidental shootings involved both law enforcement officers and armed teachers and the injured included officers, staff and students.

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