ERIC Number: EJ514650
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Violence in U.S. Schools: The Problems and Some Responses.
Wood, R. Craig; Chestnutt, Mark D.
West's Education Law Quarterly, v4 n3 p413-28 Jul 1995
Discusses the federal constitutional limits placed on school officials in various attempts to reduce crime in their schools. Describes searches of a student's person and belongings, school lockers, and the use of metal detectors. Possible pitfalls for schools in their efforts to reduce crime include due process requirements. (97 footnotes) (MLF)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A