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Safe and Sound at School

School safety is a concern across the United States. Law enforcement, school administrators and teachers, and the community need resources and proactive strategies for ensuring that school environments remain safe and secure. SchoolSafetyInfo.org is a clearinghouse of federal, state and local information to assist public safety officials to prepare, respond and recover.

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INFORMATION FOR LAW ENFORCEMENT AND PUBLIC SAFETY OFFICIALS

 

Resources to Prepare

Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED)

By: NASRO Availability: By request

Training from NASRO provides instruction on using design, management and activity strategies to reduce opportunities for crime to occur and to improve overall safety of schools.

Resources to Respond

Active Shooter Awareness Guidance

By: CA gov Availability: Free to download

Publication from California's Governor's Office of Emergency Services offers guidance on supporting the safety of individuals with disabilities during an active shooter attack.

ON THIS WEBSITE: INFORMATION FOR school resource officers

 

Free Resources

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State Contacts

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Success Stories

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Reference Links

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school safety News alerts

Find news and information from a wide range of sources.

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School resource officers improve security and enhance ties between police and youth

Dec. 11, 2017

Officer patrols high school and middle school

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New resource officer named

Dec. 8, 2017

Easthampton High School is starting fresh with a revised discipline policy focused on restorative practices, new initiatives to address bias and a new school resource officer


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SUCCESS STORIES

GROUNDBREAKING AND INNOVATIVE SOLUTIONS TO PROBLEMS OF SCHOOL VIOLENCE, BULLYING AND SOCIAL MEDIA ABUSE.

Atlanta Public Schools Offer Different Take on School Policing

Nov. 2017

There’s a new kind of police officer working in Atlanta public schools, with a different way of looking at things.

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National Center for School Crisis and Bereavement Provides No-Cost Crisis Response and Training

Sep. 2017

Center’s experts help schools in the U.S. cope with aftermath of a tragedy.

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Indiana County Implements “One County, One Protocol”

Jun. 2017

County adopts one protocol for school safety planning with use of training video, posters, and mobile apps.


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