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New Developments in School Safety Infographic

NEW DEVELOPMENTS IN SCHOOL SAFETY School Safety In the wake of numbers of deadly school shootings that have occurred recently, schools around the country are implementing new safety tools to help protect students and teachers. POLICE LINE DO NOT CROSS POLICE LINE DO NOT SAFETY BREACHES IN CLASSROOMS According to, 2012 alone, over in 1,503,851 educational institutions have had sensitive information breached, hacked, or stolen In March 2014, Google acknowledged scanning the contents of millions of email messages sent and received by student users of the company's Apps for Education tool suite for schools. According to a study by the Fordham University Law School's Center on Law and Information Policy >School districts across the country are widely sharing student information with third parties through cloud computing arrangements. SCHOOI SHOOTINGS IN IN THE U.S. PONTIAC JULY 26, 1764 1764 The earliest known United States shooting to happen on school property was the Pontiac's Rebellion school massacre. Four Lenape American Indian entered the schoolhouse near present-day Greencastle, Pennsylvania, shot and killed the schoolmaster and killed nine or ten children (reports vary). Only two children survived. There are very seldom reports of mass or multiple school shootings during the first three decades of the 20th century, with the three most violent attacks on schools involving either arson or explosions. 1900-1930's 1970's 1970' The mid to late 1970s is considered the second most violent period in U.S. school history From the late 1980s to the early 1990s the United States saw a sharp increase in gun and gun violence in schools. 1990's 1997 DEC 1, 1997 Michael Carneal, 14, and a freshman killed three students and wounded five at Heath High School in West Paducah, Ky. 1998 MAY 21, 1998 Two teenagers were killed and more than 20 people were hurt when 15-year-old Kip Kinkel opened fire at a Thurtson High School in Springfield, Ore. COLUMBINE 1999 REBELS APRIL 20, 1999 O 2007 Columbine High School: Eric Harris, 18, and Dylan Klebold, 17, opened fire, killing 12 of their classmates and a teacher, and injuring 21 more, before turning their firearms on themselves. APRIL 16, 2007 Virginia Tech senior Seung-Hui Cho unleashed a rampage on the college campus, shooting and killing 32 students, and wounding 17 more people. 2012 SANDY SCHOOL ноок 1958 VISITORS WELCOME 2014 DEC. 14, 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary, Newtown, Connecticut: Adam Lanza, 20, guns down 20 children, and 6 adults, before turning the gun on himself. Investigating police later find Nancy Lanza, Adam's mother, dead from a gunshot wound. The final count is 28 dead, including the shooter. OCT. 24, 2014 A student opens fire at Marysville-Pilchuck High School cafeteria, in Marysville, Washington, killing one classmate and wounding four others; he then took his own life SCHOOL SHOOTING STATS 80% of school-associated firearm-related homicides and suicides, the weapons used were In obtained from the home or from a friend or relative. 387. There have been shootings since 1992 AGE OF VICTIMS 10-19 20-29 0-9 30-39 40-49 50+ 59% 16% 6% 5% 6% 7% AGE OF SHOOTERS 69% 15% 2% 5% 6% 0-9 10-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50+ SPENDING ON SCHOOL SAFETY The U.S. Congress has recently allocated $140 million to maintain safety at schools. > Annual spending on school security systems is projected to jump to $4.9 billion in 2017 from $2.7 billion in 2013. The cameras and access control are among the estimated more than $2.7 billion spent on school security systems. The U.S. government has devoted more than $300 million over the past two years to enhancing school security. ....... In Connecticut, the site of the Sandy Hook rampage, Democratic Governor Dannel Malloy announced 16 million in school-safety grants In Indiana, through the Indiana Secured School Fund. $9 million of grant money was given to the state, with $5 million earmarked for school technology .....After the Newtown shooting rampage, Tennessee's Dickson County p ledged to spend $500,000 on dassroom barricades and a surveillance system at its school buildings EXAMPLES OF NEW EQUIPMENT/TRAINING BEING IMPLEMENTED AT SCHOOLS About 10,000 trained school resource officers are currently protecting schools from violence and intruders. N-1.000 This Fall, New Hanover County school district moved from people to tech for access control the 42-school district previously relied on people for access control The cost for the equipment and installation was $128,564 In Arlington, 32 new video cameras have been installed in secondary schools, and for the first time they will be linked to both the 911 call center and the desks of school-based officers Sources lines/20130211-dallas-isd-proposes-4.65-million-in-school-security-upgrades-after-sandy-hook-shooting.ece tidle/Cy-Fair-plans-55-million-school-security-upgrade-5554558.php ures-increase-as-schools-open-for-new-year-in-a-new-era/2014/08/31/cbea70aa-2e0b-1le4-bb9b-997ae96fad33_story.htmi ea-school-systems-boost-security-measures-after-newtown/2013/12/13/82fa7ca0-640d-1le3-a373-Of9f2dlc2b61_story.html number_of_cameras_at_two_high_schools_announces_new_security_measures.html dia-wont-tell-school-shooting-deaths-down-not-up-across-america/ lings-psychotropic-drugs-and-guns-its-time-to-reevaluate-the-conversations/ EKU Online I,

New Developments in School Safety Infographic

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Over the past 15 years, Americans have witnessed a sharp upswing in the number of deadly shootings involving elementary, secondary and college-level schools. There have been 387 shootings since 1992 w...




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