Schools Continue Security Upgrades

EAGLE POINT, Ore. – One year ago, Eagle Point Schools began upgrading their school security systems, in the wake of the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Conn., in December 2012. School leaders said those projects will continue this summer. The district teamed with the Jackson County Sheriff’s office in 2013 to install … Continue reading »

Security After Sandy Hook, Part Two

By Steven Sandberg SHADY COVE, Ore. — A Southern Oregon school is now the first in the country with a new, high tech system to protect students. The technology is designed to allow officers to respond faster and keep kids safer during an emergency like a school shooting, and those involved say it could be … Continue reading »