School Violence

Sadly, no student in America is immune from the ills of school violence anymore. Indeed, school violence in the United States has become more commonplace in recent years. The tragedies that have seen young students killed at school have graced the news far too often. Still, school officials aren’t law enforcement officers. School leaders are tasked with establishing policies to help keep students safe. From metal detectors, to laws and punishment for weapons at school, it’s a new world for today's students. FindLaw’s “School Violence” section focuses on legal issues surrounding safety on school campuses, including burgeoning areas like cyberbullying. Click the links below to learn more.