School Shootings

Law enforcement agencies participate in an active-shooter drill in Wayne, N.J., on Aug. 17, 2014. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

First Responders Hold Active-Shooter Drill At NJ School

The drill at Wayne Hills High School was designed to test officers in a double threat situation: two attackers, one with a gun and the other with a bomb.


A bulletproof clipboard by Hardwire Armor Systems. (credit: Hardwire LLC)

Some Turn To School, Office Supplies That Double As Shields

Worried parents and employees are taking self-defense into their own hands, purchasing bulletproof boards to protect themselves in the event of a mass shooting.


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New Jersey Lawmaker Calls For Silent Alarms In Schools

A New Jersey lawmaker has thrown out an idea to keep schools safe in the wake of the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn.


AR-15 Assault Rifle (file / credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Nassau County Police Holds Seminar On School Shootings

Nassau County Police Commissioner Thomas Dale told hundreds of educators at a seminar on Monday that school shootings can be prevented.