String Of Violence On NYC School Campuses, Dramatic Drop In Safety Officers Has Parents Concerned For Students' WellbeingTeamsters Local 237 President Gregory Floyd, who represents school safety agents, says instead of 5,500 agents, there are now 3,700.
Long Island Camps Have Message For Schools: We Have Safety Protocols You May Want To Adopt This FallFive weeks into the camp season and camping leaders are making note of what appears to be working locally.
Mayor On Push To Remove NYPD From New York City Schools: 'I Don't Think They're Right'Earlier this week, Police Commissioner Dermot Shea reportedly told The Associated Press he would be willing to scale back the department’s role in schools and traffic enforcement.
Alleged Eastchester School Intruder Under ArrestA homeless man got past security at the Waverly School in Eastchester and spent seven minutes inside unsupervised on Feb. 28.
Security Under Review After Intruder Enters School In EastchesterA homeless man got past school security and spent seven minutes inside, unsupervised.
As Safety Concerns Grow, New York Teachers And Parents Want Election Day Polling Sites Moved Out Of SchoolsDistricts like Jericho and East Hampton have spent millions to upgrade security. They believe opening doors to the general public on Primary Day or Election Day erases that progress.
NYC Scales Back NYPD Involvement In Schools, Police Won't Be Called For 'Low Level Offenses'Schools chancellor Richard Carranza announced the city is adding 85 new licensed social workers, limiting suspensions to 20 days, and has overhauled its agreement with the NYPD's involvement in schools.
Student's Active Shooter Safety Plan Adopted As School Security PolicyHer project began in February, the night of the mass shooting at Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.
Suffolk Teachers To Have Access To Panic Button AppThe mobile app will quickly alert authorities of an active shooter situation or other emergencies.
Nassau County Schools Unveil New Safety Task ForceTriggered by the Parkland school shooting, parents are now asking: How can our school communities feel safe?
Task Force: Increase Police Presence, Require IDs In New Jersey SchoolsA New Jersey task force charged with improving safety in the state's public schools has issued a long list of recommendations that includes increasing police presence on school grounds.
Sandy Hook Advisory Commission To Present Final Report to Gov. MalloyThe Sandy Hook Advisory Commission will wrap up its work Friday, more than two years after the Newtown shootings.
School Safety Tips For Younger KidsSchool is back in session, so take some time to go over these important safety tips with your children. This is just the beginning of the conversation, but it's a great place to get started.
Malloy Announces School Security Grants; Expert Wants Anti-Bullying FundsSchools in 36 districts across Connecticut will receive $5 million in state grants to improve security in response to the Newtown school shootings, Malloy announced Wednesday.
Federal Funding Made Available For School Security Post Sandy HookGov. Dan Malloy announced the first round of funding on Friday for the competitive grant program included in the General Assembly's response to the Newtown shooting.