Guns on Campus

Read: Tennessee High School Adopts AI-Based Weapons Detection

Tennessee High School Adopts AI-Based Weapons Detection

Designed to help identify threats before they become violent, the weapons detection technology integrates with an organization’s existing security cameras.

Read: Portland State to Disarm Its Campus Safety Officers

Portland State to Disarm Its Campus Safety Officers

Although PSU officers will no longer carry firearms, they will continue to be sworn officers with investigative and arrest capabilities. They will carry Tasers.

Read: High Point University Student Who Plotted Campus Shooting Takes Plea Deal

High Point University Student Who Plotted Campus Shooting Takes Plea Deal

The student was removed from campus and arrested last summer after another student reported he had guns in his possession.

Read: Should Campuses Defund the Police?

Should Campuses Defund the Police?

George Floyd’s death has prompted calls for campuses to “defund the police” and/or sever ties with local law enforcement, but are those moves knee-jerk reactions that will backfire?

Read: Man Pointed Shotgun at Santa Rosa Medical Center Staff

Man Pointed Shotgun at Santa Rosa Medical Center Staff

The man was denied visitation with his wife, who was a patient at the Florida hospital, due to coronavirus restrictions.

Read: Texas School District to Require Clear or Mesh Backpacks, Limit Bag Size

Texas School District to Require Clear or Mesh Backpacks, Limit Bag Size

The implementation of the small bag and clear backpack policies is intended to improve campus security.

Read: Man with Gun Outside Wisconsin ER Fatally Shot by Police

Man with Gun Outside Wisconsin ER Fatally Shot by Police

When the officers arrived, they found the suspect carrying a handgun near the emergency room.

Read: School Security Officer Gun Discharges, Strikes Co-Worker

School Security Officer Gun Discharges, Strikes Co-Worker

The maintenance worker was shot in the eye when the gun went off.

Read: Kentucky SROs Must Carry Guns Under New Law

Kentucky SROs Must Carry Guns Under New Law

The new requirement adds to a 2019 state law, which called for school resource officers in nearly each of its 1,500 public schools.

Read: Kent State ‘Gun Girl’ Visit to Ohio University Sparks Protests

Kent State ‘Gun Girl’ Visit to Ohio University Sparks Protests

Kaitlin Bennett became known for posting graduation photos with her openly carrying a semi-automatic rifle on the Kent State campus.

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