Mayor Eric Adams’ budget proposal calls for reducing the number of school safety agents through attrition. That is not sitting well with some parents of schoolchildren.
Vito LaBella Testimony on School and City Violence at Community Education Council – District 2 Meeting
Fox News: NYC parents pull kids from school over escalating violence among students: ‘Very disturbing’
One parent claimed students were beaten and pepper-sprayed on camera By Nikolas Lanum | Fox News Watch the latest video at foxnews.com New York City parents expressed outrage Monday on “Fox & Friends First” after a series of escalating violent incidents among children at one middle school, saying administrators and city officials aren’t doing enough to hold students accountable. “Children are being pepper-sprayed, children […]
CBS News: New York City Parents Sound Alarm Over School Safety Issues, But Say Their Concerns Are Being Ignored
By Lisa Rozner NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Some parents in Chelsea say the lack of safety in their schools is out of control. They claim even principals have asked the city for more school safety agents, but they told CBS2’s Lisa Rozner on Thursday their requests have been falling on deaf ears. A girl was recently repeatedly punched in the […]
Today, at a school in the Bronx, Mayor Adams thanked School Safety Agents for supporting families. Check out the video shared by Mayor Adams on his official social media accounts.
Fox News: NYC parents concerned over spike in school weapon seizures: ‘No child can learn in an unsafe environment’
Watch the latest video at foxnews.com Weapon seizures in New York City schools surge, leaving parents across the city concerned for the safety of their children in the classroom. Member of the New York City School Safety Coalition, Mona Davids, and father of two, Leonardo Coello joined “Fox & Friends First” on Tuesday to discuss how the issue is impacting local communities […]
NEW YORK — Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on Monday that the city will increase its use of metal detectors to scan students for weapons. His decision followed the discovery of five guns at different city schools in less than a week, and after the release of a viral video of a fight at a Staten Island […]
By News 12 Staff Police say they arrested a 16-year-old suspect in connection to shots fired near schools in Midwood on Monday. The Department of Education says the shooting was not school-related and did not happen on school property, but parents were concerned as the incident took place within a few blocks of four Midwood […]
Exclusive: CBS2 Cameras On Hand At Unannounced Security Screenings At Troubled New York City High Schools
By Marcia Kramer NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — An epidemic of violence and an arsenal of guns, knives and other weapons in city schools has finally prompted Mayor Bill de Blasio to take action. CBS2 cameras were exclusively on hand at one school Monday, where a cache of weapons was confiscated, Marcia Kramer reported. The head of the school […]