"… re rubber bullets. …"
"… ram to transfer surplus supplies to civilian law enforcement. In June, the Los Angeles Unified School District also received a MRAP, which was designed to protec …"
"… ps Texas Appleseed of Austin, Texas, and Public Counsel, which is based in Los Angeles. Controversy over so-called militarization of school police comes just as …"
"… p;The department has seven full-time officers and 11 reserve officers. In Los Angeles, Manuel Criollo, an organizer with the Labor-Community Strategy Center, ca …"
"… vulnerable students to supplement school police or security, including in Sacramento, Long Beach and the Kern Union High School District, a Central Valley dist …"
"… into courts every year for minor infractions. The brief reports that the Los Angeles Unified School District’s budget for this year calls for spending more than $91 million on polic …"
"… g. “It can work,” he said, “If it’s implemented with fidelity.” …"
"… ke at a Congressional briefing Thursday sponsored by the Black Caucus Education and Labor Task Force. Losen is the director of UCLA’s Center for Civil …"
"… at relatively high rates. In January, the U.S. Departments of Justice and Education unveiled their own joint effort to promote alternative discipline ideas to …"
"… formance as out-of-school kids fall behind and disengage from school, said Laura Faer, Public Counsel’s California statewide education rights director. “Th …"
"… l first committees. “I’m a social worker by profession, and we at the Los Angeles Unified School District support the school police. But we cannot have a system that is just puniti …"
"… including middle-school-age children, in lower-income neighborhoods in the Los Angeles Unified School District. L.A. Unified is the nation’s second biggest school district, and with m …"
"… o Public Schools District, in Saint Paul (Minn.) Public Schools and in the Los Angeles Unified School District. (Los Angeles Unified struck an agreement in 2011 with the U.S. Department …"
"… black students nationally. Researchers also found that that the troubled Los Angeles Unified School District contained schools with similar student demographics that reported far lowe …"
"… o manage classrooms. As the Center for Public Integrity has reported, the Los Angeles Unified School District also shows that students at some middle and high school campuses are also …"
"… Romo, KPCC, examined how students were being disciplined in the Los Angeles Unified School District. "Great persistence. Great find. Great narratives of children caught up i …"
"… or a recent series of stories about the deployment of school police in the Los Angeles Unified School District, the area’s largest. Officers in the California district, data analysis …"
"… ing led to federal civil-rights scrutiny and promises that policies at the Los Angeles Unified School District would be reviewed, and likely changed.In 2011, children 14 or younger in t …"
"… ed from classrooms as a disciplinary measure. Others, including one in the Los Angeles Unified School District, also require administrators to beef up academic offerings in disadvantage …"
"… t could encompass all kinds of typical misbehavior — indicates that NYPD officers are getting involved in non-criminal disciplinary incidents,” said Udi …"
"… n a statement. The NYPD took control of school safety in 1998. Armed officers are assigned to patrol schools, along with thousands of school safet …"
"… are assigned to patrol schools, along with thousands of school safety officers who are unarmed but have the authority to search and arrest students.The …"
"… oning nationwide debate over the proper role of school police, and whether officers are intervening too often in matters that used to be settled in school wi …"
"… r a basketball game, and school staff had summoned not parents, but police officers. Neither boy was injured, and the school ended up suspending his son for …"
"… the school ended up suspending his son for only one day, Johnson said. But officers wrote up a court citation and decided, on the spot, to also handcuff and …"
"… s for another solution to what the citation said was a “mutual fight,” officers drove A.J. to a station, booked him, fingerprinted him and took a mu …"
"… they have a duty to fight crime, the Johnsons can’t help but think that officers arrested their son because of snap judgments about African-American kids …"
"… ent of 28 tickets every day to students during the 2011 calendar year. The Los Angeles Unified School District totals almost 680,000 pupils; the district’s police force has 340 sworn …"
"… an American. Last year, black students represented about 10 percent of the Los Angeles Unified School District but 15 percent of those ticketed. In 2010, black students were 20 percent …"
"… rces that operate in the district also ticket and arrest students. But the Los Angeles Unified School District Police are a constant presence, with officers posted in schools and patrol …"
"… filed a complaint on Feb. 3 with the school district and police concerning officers’ behavior.Meanwhile, the presiding judge of Los Angeles’ juvenile cou …"
"… t can rise to $400 once court fees are tacked on.Being stopped by a police officer “leaves a deep mark and a certain perspective about the culture we live …"
"… geles Unified School District’s police issued respective guidelines that officers consider “the spirit” of curfew laws and avoid targeting students who …"
"… counseling and family services. “Could there have been some overzealous officers out there? Sure,” he said. “But that’s why the chief put out new gu …"
"… er who allegedly committed sexually-motivated child abuse in a school. The Los Angeles Unified School District’s high school graduation rate is only about 56 percent, one of the lowes …"
"… e California mountain city of Bishop who was handcuffed by a school police officer in 2005 after the boy refused to give up a bandanna that was a family gift …"
"… 05 after the boy refused to give up a bandanna that was a family gift. The officer said the bandanna violated school dress codes, and the boy was suspended, …"
"… students were proficient or advanced in English language arts. Probation officers regularly visit Kern’s community schools, where minors on juvenile just …"
"… ke, according to a report by a geological firm hired by the Los Angeles Unified School District.Both the main architect and inspector on the construction job insisted tha …"
"… safety issues on the project.” In an interview, administrators with the Los Angeles Unified School District insisted Southeast was constructed to Field Act standards and that critica …"
"… or one.Before the school opened, Don Shirley, a building inspector for the Los Angeles Unified School District, found that large steel-frame windows at the school were being installed w …"
"… ” study with only one half day a week of actual time with a teacher. The Kern High School District, which is named in the suit filed Oct. 9, has declined to comment. Kern o …"
"… graduate and ordering them to stand up and walk out of the assembly. The Kern High School District apologized to the students and spokesman John Teves told local News17 TV: …"
"… ne in front of peers. On Sept. 24, local TV cameras also filmed Kern High School District school police and other law enforcement conducting a “sweep” to look f …"
"… officers were shown lecturing kids, who were shown from the back or side. Kern High School District Police Chief Mike Collier told local reporters, “The best place for kids …"
"… that the protocol will help reverse the trend. Los Angeles Juvenile Court Judge Donna Groman also hailed the new protocol in a press statement. Juvenile c …"
"… blic Integrity also looked into school-police policies, reporting that the Los Angeles Unified School District Police —the nation’s largest school force — issued more than 33 …"
"… egrity and Southern California Public Radio reported this spring that Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) police had issued more than 33,5000 tickets over three years to st …"