Wednesday, August 20 2014 1:35 PM EDT2014-08-20 17:35:47 GMT
Lyndi Trischler has a passion for police work. She became a Florence Police officer in February 2012. Last year, she welcomed her first daughter and a few months later became pregnant with her firstMore >>
Lyndi Trischler has a passion for police work. That's why she became a Florence Police officer in 2012. Now, she says, she is forced to choose between her job and her family.More >>
Dashcam footage captures an amazingly acrobatic motorcycle accident. As a car switches lanes, a motorcyclist slams into the vehicle's rear bumper. The motorcyclists is launched into the air, flips andMore >>
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Tuesday, August 19 2014 4:10 PM EDT2014-08-19 20:10:07 GMT
The police chief for Gulf Shores along Alabama's coast is weighing-in on the actions of the law enforcement commander in charge of Ferguson, Missouri's in the wake of an escalating crisis brought on byMore >>
Gulf Shores Police Chief Ed Delmore wrote a blistering open letter to Captain Ronald S. Johnson, who was given command of law enforcement operations following days of looting and rioting in the city.More >>
The school was on lockdown for more than an hour after police say the student pulled a pellet gun which looked like a real firearm from his backpack. Police say the student also had a knife.
Lucas County Juvenile Prosecutor Lori Olender says there are no plans to try the student as an adult, as he has no criminal record.
The teen was arraigned on one count of illegal conveyance, a fifth degree felony, and one count of making terroristic threats, a third degree felony.
A trial date was set for December 19 at the arraignment.
Interim Superintendent Romules Durant says there was increased security at
Scott on Tuesday, including metal detectors, which students may be seeing more
will do it progressively," Durant said. "We do them randomly throughout the
says having metal detectors at the school on a daily basis is up to the school
main thing is we want to make sure that we have an environment that the
students are going to live up to and look at it as if something that is a
containment of," he said.
Police provided extra security at the school, as well.
have officers already stationed at the schools," said Sgt. Joe Heffernan. "Toledo
Public Schools also have their police force that are armed out at their high
schools, as well as also unarmed security, so there is actually quite a bit of
security at the schools."
Durant and Heffernan say they are satisfied with the security measures