Monthly Archives: May 2011

NM. HS Brawlers say school knew about fight

Did Cibola High School staff know a brawl was planned between two girls? A brawl that landed one girl in the hospital and the other in jail. Both sides also played the blame game Friday as the girl who was … Continue reading

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NY. Queens HS student threatens to “start shooting” with fake UZI

High school students in Queens got the scare of a lifetime Friday when a classmate brandished a realistic-looking toy Uzi and promised to “start shooting.” A 15-year-old freshman has been charged with criminal possession of a weapon after he flashed … Continue reading

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FL. 4 arrested and one hospitalixed in a Fort Myers Middle School fight

Students were involved in an altercation yesterday at ALC Central that resulted in one student being injured, said Joe Donzelli, a spokesman with the Lee County Public Schools. When the incident started, school staff were immediately on hand, Donzelli said.  … Continue reading

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TX. 3 Teachers and deputy hurt breaking up school fight

Three teachers and a sheriff’s deputy were treated for minor injuries suffered in breaking up a student brawl at a Houston-area high school. The fight broke out Thursday after lunch as students switched classes at Clear Brook High School in … Continue reading

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GA. SWAT team called to quell juvenile disturbance at Georgia youth detention center

Georgia staff predicted that there would be increased violence when their intervention practices were changed.  Most of the violent reports never get to the newspapers.  Even this report where an outside SWAT team was called to quell a disturbance is … Continue reading

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OH. High School student shot

A robbery attempt turned violent when a 16-year-old Benedictine High School student was shot in the chest by a robber Monday morning.  Now Cleveland Police say two arrests have been made Sophomore Jackrell Russell was approached by the suspect who, according to … Continue reading

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OH. Six year old boy brings loaded gun to school

A 6-year-old boy brought a loaded gun to Gibbs Elementary School on Wednesday, a day after he and his siblings told school officials their dad was involved in a shooting. Capt. David Kurzinsky, who heads the police department’s patrol division, … Continue reading

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CA. Los Angeles High School Shooting Prompts Lockdown

A San Pedro High School shooting today has put the campus and Dana Middle School on lockdown. The San Pedro High School shooting was initially reported by police as happening on campus. But police now tell news that is not … Continue reading

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PA. School Fights Caught on Tape

Channel 4 Action News reported school board members will be looking into and possibly changing the way students at Blairsville High School are disciplined as a result of the fights, captured on cellphone cameras.   The fights involved a school board … Continue reading

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NY. Nurse working at OCFS Tryon Facility describes the attack

A Tryon Residential Center nurse who was attacked, stabbed and beaten a week ago by a naked, unruly 15-year-old female inmate today told her story of how she was placed in a setting where regular youth division aides would have … Continue reading

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