Colorado's Safe2Tell anonymous tip line is seeking to expand to other states. The tip line, founded in 2004, is credited with stopping hundreds of planned school attacks and thousands of possible suicides.
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November 17, 2015
October 20, 2015
Ahmed Mohamed drew international press coverage last month when police arrested him at his school after teachers said his homemade clock looked like a "hoax bomb."
October 13, 2015
A mix of elementary, middle, and high school students were waiting at the bus stop when gunfire broke out around 8:20 in the morning.
October 05, 2015
Four California students were arrested last week for planning a school shooting. What can schools learn from this?
October 01, 2015
Police in Birmingham schools used excessive force when they used a chemical agent on students who were not posing harm or resisting arrest, a federal judge ruled.
September 30, 2015
A principal was injured in a school shooting at a South Dakota high school Wednesday.
July 09, 2015
A new report released today includes the most recent federal data on issues like school-related deaths, student victimization, bullying, drugs, and school safety measures.
June 23, 2015
Advocates of restorative justice announced a victory Tuesday, as the Los Angeles Unified School District announced the reallocation of some school-policing funds toward programs meant to improve school climate.
June 04, 2015
Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper signed a bill this week that waives government immunity for schools in the event of shootings or other forms of violence.
May 21, 2015
The first new federal data on many school safety measures since the 2012 shootings in Newtown, Conn., show increases in use of active shooter drills, anonymous threat reporting systems, and security cameras in schools.