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Mixed Reviews for Wanding in Newark Schools

Tuesday, February 05, 2013


Metal detectors and security guards have been part of high school life in New Jersey’s largest city for more than 30 years. And students are pretty happy about it.


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Handcuffed 7-Year-Old Sheds Light on NYPD in Schools

Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Reports about the arrest and handcuffing of a 7-year-old boy following an incident at a Bronx public school are putting a spotlight how police handle school discipline.

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Radio Rookies

Radio Rookies and Youth Radio Live Chat on Gun Control and School Safety

Monday, January 28, 2013


Join Radio Rookies and Youth Radio today from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. EST for a Live Chat about gun control and school safety with students from classrooms around the country. 

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Kids March to End Violence in Their Neighborhood

Wednesday, April 04, 2012

About 400 elementary school children from PS11, the Highbridge School, participated in a neighborhood march for peace Tuesday afternoon in the Bronx.



City to Start Collecting Data on Student Arrests, Suspensions

Tuesday, April 05, 2011

Data about student arrests and suspensions must be filed on a regular basis starting this week when a law signed in January goes into effect that requires police and schools to be more transparent.

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