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Staten Island Board Votes In Favor Of Plan To Put Retired Cops In Schools

Staten Island’s Community Education Council voted in favor of the plan to hire 300 to 500 retired cops, who would carry concealed weapons and serve as plainclothes security guards while rotating among the city’s 1,750 schools.


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Staten Island School Officials Plan Vote On Undercover Armed Guards In Schools

Under the proposal, the former cops would carry concealed weapons and would rotate throughout all the city’s schools.


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New Call For Change In NYC School Cell Phone Policy

Should students in New York City schools be allowed to have cell phones? There is a new call for a change in citywide policy.