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Dallas School Security Chief Says No To New Law Letting Teachers Carry Guns In Class

Jul 12, 2013
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Chief Miller worries teachers with just a few weeks of weapons training is too little for safety and security, especially when full time officers receive updated training on a regular basis. McKinney's superintendent also worries that teachers with weapons could be confusing and dangerous to police arriving at an active weapons call on a campus.

Source: Dallasnews

Dallas ISD Police Chief Craig Miller reiterated Thursday that he is not a fan of a new law that allows for designated armed employees, or "marshals," in Texas schools and said that his district will not participate in the optional program. "I question giving a teacher a couple weeks' training

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