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Matt Ferner

School Cops Protecting Kids With... Grenade Launchers, Mine-Resistant Vehicles

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Ferner | Posted 09.12.2014 | Politics

School police in several California public school districts are ready for anything -- including, apparently, a small invasion. The open news websit...

Now It's the School Police That Are Militarized

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 10.26.2014 | Black Voices
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

In ordering his review of the military weapons programs, Obama said "there is a big difference between our military and our local law enforcement and we don't want to blur those lines." School officials that have armed their police with assault-style weapons have done more than blur that line.

Joy Resmovits

Schools Were Getting Much Safer Until 2010, Government Report Finds

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 06.10.2014 | Politics

American public and private schools are generally much safer than they were 10 years ago, but school crime began a slight climb in 2010, according to ...

Joy Resmovits

U.S. Puts Schools On The Hook For Police Actions

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

The Obama administration issued the first federal legal guidance on school discipline Wednesday, telling school administrators they must avoid discrim...

Newtown Parents Ask For Police In All Schools

AP | Posted 01.16.2013 | Education

NEWTOWN, Conn. -- Some parents in Newtown, Conn., are urging local education officials to consider stationing police at all town schools as they put t...

Newtown Schools Chief Urges Indefinite Armed Police In District

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 03.12.2013 | Education

NEWTOWN, Conn. — Since the elementary school massacre in her hometown, Sarah Findley has found herself driving by her children's schools in Newt...

In U.S. Schools Monday, 'We Are All Going To Be Hypervigilant'

AP | CHRISTINE ARMARIO | Posted 02.15.2013 | Education

MIAMI — Jessica Kornfeld drove her children to their elementary school this past weekend. She wanted them to feel reassured that it was still a ...

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...

Georgia Handcuffing Of Kindergartner For Tantrum Renews School Policing Debate

AP | JERI CLAUSING | Posted 06.18.2012 | Education

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A New Mexico teacher asked a 13-year-old girl to stop talking with her friend and move to another seat. The girl refused. Th...