Calls Mount To Remove Metal Detectors From NYC SchoolsA student has not been shot in a New York City school over the past 13 years, an era when school shootings across the United States have become sadly commonplace. But there is a growing cry to rid the city's schools of metal detectors, the very tool some observers credit with keeping them safe.
New NYC Law Would Mandate Reporting On School Metal DetectorsThe New York City Council is expected to pass a bill requiring the school system to disclose how many students must pass through metal detectors to get to school.
NY State Senator Working On Legislation For Metal Detectors At Theaters, Stadiums And MallsThe move comes amid a string of mass shooting events across the country.
MetLife Stadium Installs Magnetometers For Fan UseThe idea is simple: get as many as 80,000 people into MetLife Stadium as quickly and efficiently as possible in the most secure manner.
Reviews Mostly Positive Following Metal-Detector Debut At Yankee StadiumWelcome to Yankee Stadium, where security measures now resemble those at the airport. And starting next season, that will be the case at every ballpark in the big leagues.
Dawn Of New Security Era At Yankee StadiumFans arriving for the first of a three-game series between the Yankees and the Houston Astros had to pass through metal detectors at Gate 2.
Sign Of The Times: Metal Detectors Coming To Yankee Stadium Next WeekThe use of metal detectors at the stadium will be in addition to bag checks and have prompted the Yankees to urge their fans to get to the ballpark earlier.
Metal Detectors To Be Used At Big League Ballparks By 2015 Major League Baseball has told its 30 teams they must implement security screening for fans by then, either with hand-held metal detection or walk-through magnetometers.
New School Launches Online Guide To New York City High SchoolsA new online guide lets New York City high school students learn things like whether they need to pass through metal detectors and wear uniforms.
NJ School On High Alert After Violent ThreatStudents began school Tuesday under a heavy blanket of security at North Valley Demarest High School after police got a tip that someone was threatening to bring a gun to school and open fire.