Police in Schools Are ‘Detrimental to Students’: Report

A new study confirms that the presence of police, or School Resource Officers, in Massachusetts educational institutions is “detrimental to students and disproportionately harms Black and brown children.” The researchers also found the majority of reported crimes were for low-level school-related offenses, which advocates say should be handled by schools—not law enforcement.

OR School Protests Posting Video of Student, Gun

Surveillance video of a security guard from Oregon’s Parkrose High School security guard and coach Keanon Lowe disarming a student who brought a gun to school has drawn nationwide praise for Lowe’s response and his compassion. The Parkrose School District says the tape should not have been released.