Districts jettison school police officers amid protests


Some school districts around the country are deciding to end their use of uniformed police officers on their campuses in light of the nation wide protests over the death of George Floyd some school administrators are cutting loose their school resource officers Minneapolis did well Saint Paul Minnesota Portland Oregon and Charlottesville Virginia are weighing that idea the school board member in Denver wants to replace eighteen uniforms school police officers with counselors nurses and expert on conflict resolution the head of the national association of school resource officers has weighed in saying that S. R. owes are needed when weapons are brought to school and they serve as mentors and coaches he warns against a knee jerk reaction to George Floyd's death in Minneapolis calling that evil I'm Jackie Quinn

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