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Newtown Board of Education and Parents: Give Us Armed Protection

Phillep Wrote: Feb 01, 2013 6:24 PM
One slightly injured. The perp did not get off a second shot. We don't know the details yet, but it sounds like the armed guard was able to prevent a killing.

The Newtown Board of Education has been analyzing different ways to keep schools safe since the tragedy in December and now, they're asking for armed protection throughout the school district. More from NBC Connecticut:

Last night, they decided to ask the town to approve the request to include one additional full-time Newtown police at each of the elementary schools in next year's budget.

Today, members of the board will be meeting with state and federal officials about obtaining...