Crossing Guard Shortage Has Long Island Police Union Fuming As Cops Pull Double-DutyThey claim to have pulled double-duty 14,700 times so far this year.
City Officials, Parents & Others Call For More School Crossing Guards In Lower ManhattanFollowing multiple requests by five downtown schools, Public Advocate Letitia James, city lawmakers, parents and school officials demanded the city increase security for families.
Parents At Lower Manhattan School Still Waiting For Crossing GuardsThe NYPD said they're still working on it, and that it's a process that involves screening and takes time.
NYC Officials Call For Higher Wages, Benefits For Crossing GuardsElected city officials gathered on the steps of City Hall this week calling for funding for city crossing guards.
CBS 2 Investigates: Why Are There No Crossing Guards Outside Jackson Heights School?Getting to school safely is challenging enough in the city, but take crossing guards out of the situation and parents say it is a recipe for disaster.
N.J. 10-Year-Old Catherine McCaffrey Fights City Hall -- And WinsShe’s a fifth grader on a mission. A New Jersey 10-year-old declared victory Friday night in her battle against City Hall. She organized a mission to reinstate school crossing guards that were laid off by budget cuts.
Fairview Crossing Guards Get New UniformsIf you're getting help crossing the street in one southeastern Bergen County town, you might notice something different.
Outrage: Cash-Strapped New Rochelle Mulling Cutting School Crossing GuardsStudents in a suburban community could soon cross the streets at their own risk, thanks once again to the budget knife hitting the bone.