In the aftermath of the shooting, Texas Tech University president Lawrence Schovanec called on the Texas Department of Public Safety to conduct a review of campus security and safety procedures and policies.
Omaha Police helped reinforce security Wednesday at Burke High School in Omaha, Nebraska, after a stabbing incident that took place on campus Tuesday.
The incident took place on a Sunday night after a game of pick-up basketball on the university campus. One man was shot twice and taken to the hospital. Neither the injured man nor the suspect are GSU students.
In January 2018, two students died in a shooting at Marshall County High School.
Campus environments experience many challenges when it comes to securing their facilities. University environments need to find the right balance between having an open environment and a secure environment.
Educators are challenged with not only educating children but also guiding them safely into successful adulthood.
The conclusion of the last academic year likely is not one college safety and administrative officials will add to an industry honor roll anytime soon.
Superintendent Christy Finley said the shooting took place in a restroom, and the involved students are in second grade. The gun was immediately taken into custody and the gym teacher sought medical treatment for the student who was injured, Finley said.
Palisades Park schools suspends security program and calls for investigation into the hiring of security guards.
Portland State University police officers will not face criminal charges following fatal shooting.