publication . Thesis . 2013

School shootings: law enforcement and school district networking

Topadzhikyan, Tigran;
Open Access
  • Published: 01 Dec 2013
  • Publisher: Monterey, California: Naval Postgraduate School
CHDS State/Local School shootings have happened in the past and will happen again. The history of school shootings prompts all stakeholders to look at ways to prevent them from happening, and if they do happen, to be resilient. Change is needed in the prevention of school shootings. The case studies of Virginia Tech, Sandy Hook, E. O. Green Junior High, and Beslan school shootings reveal that the lack of information sharing and lack of communication were flaws; and the incidents might have been preventable. Prevention is a key element that both schools and law enforcement need to improve upon. In order to make strides in prevention, there needs to be advanced pl...
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