INDIANAPOLIS | Many Northwest Indiana school corporations will be getting or keeping a school resource officer this fall, or buying additional school safety equipment -- thanks to a state grant.
INDIANAPOLIS | The Indiana Court of Appeals ruled Monday that a trial must be held to determine whether a central Indiana school corporation is liable for injuries suffered by two middle school students who were shot by another boy in a dispute over a girl.
LAKE STATION | With the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School and recent stabbings at a Pennsylvania high school in the rearview mirror, Indiana State Police's school safety liaison focused on threat assessment Wednesday during a training session in Lake Station.
Richard Hogue, Indiana State Police school safety liaison, talks to local educators, school safety specialists and law enforcement personnel during a workshop Wednesday at Edison Junior-Senior High School in Lake Station.
Local educators, school safety specialists and law enforcement personnel attend a workshop on school safety Wednesday at Edison Junior-Senior High School in Lake Station.
Richard Hogue, Indiana State Police school safety liaison, talks to local law enforcement and school safety and administration personnel Wednesday at Edison Junior-Senior High School in Lake Station. Hogue, who has served more than 30 years as a teacher, coach and administrator, presented a …
When tragedies hit schools, districts throughout the region respond in a variety of ways.
INDIANAPOLIS | Gov. Mike Pence on Monday signed into law 20 proposals approved this month by the General Assembly that are intended to boost career education in Indiana, improve job prospects for Hoosiers and make schools safer.
INDIANAPOLIS | State lawmakers are likely next year to consider specifically adding schools to Indiana's existing "castle doctrine" law that permits Hoosiers to stand their ground and use deadly force to counter perceived threats to themselves, another person or their property.
I marvel at the disingenuousness of Linda Lawson in her Aug. 21 school safety op-ed.
In light of school shootings across the country, Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller is traveling the state encouraging school leaders to apply for a new state grant that will help fund school resource officer positions to enhance school safety.
As the 2013-14 academic school year begins, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence issued a statement Tuesday following the release of a School Safety Study Group report.
The coming of a new academic year has some school districts making sure they are complying with guidelines to keep their students safe from potential violence.
INDIANAPOLIS | The company that administers the annual ISTEP+ standardized test in Hoosier schools will be asked to explain why its online system repeatedly crashed during the April-May student exam period.
INDIANAPOLIS | School corporations can each seek up to $50,000 in matching state funds to hire local police as school resource officers under a new law signed Tuesday by Republican Gov. Mike Pence.
INDIANAPOLIS | Following four months of proposing, reviewing, bargaining, deal-making and voting, state lawmakers settled on final versions of legislation Friday for most of the remaining issues of the 2013 session of the Indiana General Assembly.
INDIANAPOLIS | The Republican-controlled General Assembly early this morning was on the verge of approving a two-year state budget plan that reduces taxes on Hoosiers by $1.1 billion.
INDIANAPOLIS | It took two tries, but the Indiana House approved legislation Monday providing $200 million in loans to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and other Hoosier motorsports companies.
The Indiana General Assembly's shoot-from-the-hip idea of having secret armed personnel carry guns in schools, like air marshals, had a number of serious flaws, one of them potentially fatal.
INDIANAPOLIS | Volunteers packing concealed, loaded firearms and known only to school board members soon may be patrolling the hallways of every public or charter elementary and high school in Indiana, or at least Hoosiers will be made to think so.
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