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School Resource Officer

A Police Officer In This School Allegedly Choked And Body-Slammed Kids

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 05.06.2016 | Politics

School resource officers -- police officers who are stationed in schools -- are increasingly under scrutiny for their harsh practices. There have been...

Rethinking Restraints -- They're Not Just for Special Needs Children Like Mine

Bonnie Zampino | Posted 10.28.2016 | Impact
Bonnie Zampino

I know I should have been shocked by the video of the student being thrown to the floor in a classroom in South Carolina. But I wasn't. As the mother of a child with autism, I know all about the use of restraints and seclusion.

South Carolina High School Student Flung By Official On Video

The Huffington Post | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 10.27.2015 | Crime

A South Carolina school officer grabbed a high school student from her chair, knocked her to the floor and dragged her across the classroom on Monday,...

Life Without Restraint: Problems and Solutions Regarding Restraint Use

Bonnie Zampino | Posted 09.16.2016 | Education
Bonnie Zampino

As the mother of a young man with high-functioning autism, my mission each school year has been to make sure my son avoids being restrained. With my son being in the general education population since first grade, this has been a special challenge.

Rebecca Klein

All Over The Country, Kids Are Getting Shocked With Tasers And Sprayed With Chemicals In School

HuffingtonPost.com | Rebecca Klein | Posted 04.05.2015 | Politics

Noe Niño de Rivera spent nearly two months in a medically induced coma after a Texas school resource officer shocked him with a Taser in November 201...

No Silver Bullet

Chris Weigant | Posted 03.18.2013 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Gun laws are always going to change incrementally, at best, but that doesn't mean they aren't worth the effort of passing. "The problem is too big" should no longer been seen as an excuse. Marginal gains are better than no gains, magic bullets aside.

Journalist Sentenced To Jail After Reporting School Police Brutality

Posted 10.15.2012 | Education

Adam "Ademo" Mueller, co-host of radio show Free Talk Live and founder of CopBlock.org, was found guilty Monday of illegal wiretapping and sentenced t...

Journalist Faces 21 Years In Jail After Reporting School Police Brutality

Posted 08.07.2012 | Education

Adam "Ademo" Mueller, a journalist and co-host of radio show Free Talk Live, is facing 21 years in prison for reporting on police brutality toward stu...

Feds May Weigh In On ICE Enforcement In Colo Schools

Posted 03.22.2012 | Denver

If a school resource police officer is tasked with promoting school safety, and also works for Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), does that cr...

UPDATE: School Officer Accused Of Having Students' Parents Deported (WATCH)

Posted 11.22.2011 | Denver

If a school resource police officer is tasked with promoting school safety, and also works for Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), does that cr...