Are Active Shooter Panic Buttons the Solution for School Security?


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In an effort to protect students, more than 20 schools in Illinois – and more than 150 nationwide – have installed active-shooter panic buttons. When you lift a shield and press a button, they automatically alert the police. Does this technology spell the end of active shooters? Strategos President Vaughn Baker addresses the pros and cons of these devices and the top three things every school can do to improve security.

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