Plano Could Put Armed Guard In Every School

10:11 am
Wed January 16, 2013

Plano Could Put Armed Guard In Every School

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Plano ISD's school board likes the idea but still has to take a formal vote, solicit bids, and come up with the extra millions. Some Plano schools already have armed city officers, but not every school. The effort follows last month's Newtown school shootings
Each campus in the Plano school district may soon have armed private security officers under a plan put before board members Tuesday. Administrators outlined a proposal to add up to 75 armed officers to campuses at an annual cost of about $2.7 million. The plan would nearly triple the district's