Ohio school officials ponder arming staff – Toledo Blade
Ohio school officials ponder arming staffToledo BladeOthers have armed their staff. For years, some school districts, particularly urban ones, have hired police officers or armed security guards. But a new trend developed in the last two years of schools training select staff members and allowing them to …
Jan. 15, 1991: Alberta steps up security on the eve of Middle East war (Edmonton Journal)
Security against possible terrorist attacks was stepped up in Edmonton and Alberta as the clock ticked down to the possible start of the Persian Gulf War. A 24-hour command centre at RCMP headquarters was set up in Edmonton and armed guards patrolled CFB Cold Lake's CF-18 jet fighters.
Enfield plans public sessions on school security, armed guards
ENFIELD — The town has outlined the schedule for a series of public comment sessions to hear from residents about the armed security guards program and other school security measures.
Armed School Guards Lack Mental Health Screening – GoLocalPDX
GoLocalPDXArmed School Guards Lack Mental Health ScreeningGoLocalPDXArmed security guards in Washington and Oregon are not required by the state to undergo mental health screenings. With at least six Washington school districts and employing private security and Oregon districts looking at options to beef up school …