School Safety

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Children’s Hospital LA Shares Check List For Kids’ Safe Return To School

The time for students to return to classes has arrived, and Children’s Hospital Los Angeles has come up with a checklist on how they can do so safely.


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Upland School Officials Discuss How To Reinstate Crossing Guards Where Boy, 11, Was Fatally Struck

Upland Unified School District officials Wednesday authorized formal discussions with the city about reinstating crossing guards near school campuses after an 11-year-old boy was killed in a hit-and-run.

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Chief Charlie Beck spoke Friday at a conference designed to make schools safer. (credit: CBS)

Police Agencies, School Administrators Meet On Making Campuses Safer

Since the massacre at Sandy Hook, there have been 72 incidents on school campuses including shootings or reports of someone being armed.


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School Safety Tips For Younger Kids

School is back in session, so take some time to go over these important safety tips with your children. This is just the beginning of the conversation, but it’s a great place to get started.


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High School Volunteer Arrested On Child Porn Charges

Officials say the suspect took explicit pictures of one of the students in the school.


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Mental Health Counselors, Police Added To School Safety Plans

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation asking schools to include mental health counselors and school police officers in their school safety plans.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/30/2013

This panic button can save the lives of children in the event of a school shooting. (credit: CBS)

San Dimas Company Says They Can Protect Children Without Impeding Education

School shootings, like the tragedy at Sandy Hook, have had parents and students on edge.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/14/2013

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LAUSD Students Face Tougher Academics In 2013-2014 School Year

An estimated 600,000 Los Angeles Unified School District students are kicking off the 2013-2014 school year Tuesday with some major changes!

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/13/2013

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Calif. Bills Intended To Strengthen School Safety

The state Senate has unanimously passed two bills designed to better safeguard teachers and students from attacks.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/29/2013

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Parents Pull Kids Out Of Whittier School After Principal’s Stalker Resurfaces

Some parents pulled their kids out of a Catholic school in Whittier Tuesday after they found out, on their own, that the principal’s stalker had resurfaced.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/09/2013

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Stop The Cycle Of Bullying With Tips From Dr. Steven Gerali

An astounding 13 million American kids will be bullied this year, and 3 million students are absent each month because they feel unsafe at school. Dr. Steven Gerali, clinical counselor and dean of the College of Theology at Grand Canyon University in Arizona, stopped by KCAL9 Wednesday to talk about stopping the cycle of bullying.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/11/2012