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Which Indiana Schools Received State Money For Officers & Security Equipment

A school metal detector in Dallas, Texas.

More than 240 Indiana charter schools and public school districts won state grant money Friday aimed at bolstering school security. That’s more than two-thirds of all the charter schools and school districts in the state. Gov. Mike Pence announced the recipients of the total of nearly $9.1 million in matching grants schools can now use […]

Bill Requires Every Indiana School To Employ A Gun-Carrying Staff Member

An Indiana House lawmaker has proposed requiring every school in the state to employ a staff member who carries a gun, whether it’s a police officer or a trained teacher. General Assembly members originally authored the bill in hopes of paying for more school resource officers in the state’s schools. But a House panel amended the […]

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