There was a stepped-up police presence at Manchester High School this morning, 24 hours after a brawl involving dozens of students that led to 20 arrests. Police Chief Marc Montminy confirmed Friday morning that a gang rivalry sparked the fight. Police said they continue investigating what caused the fight. “We will continue to have an [...]

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TTAPR on December 17th, 2010

More than a dozen students were arrested and a Chicago police officer was injured after fistfights broke out Thursday among students at Foreman High School on the Northwest Side, officials said. Students interviewed at the school at 3235 N. Leclaire Ave. said the melee stemmed from an altercation between two male students and appeared to [...]

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TTAPR on December 14th, 2010

A Memorial Middle School student who said she and her family were attacked off campus by some of her fellow students a week ago thinks the school should have done something to stop the fight. The 13-year-old, who was clad in a green tutu-style skirt and had pink highlights and a bow in her hair [...]

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A 14-year-old girl was in stable condition on Tuesday after she was stabbed once in each leg during an after-school fight near Detroit’s Cody High School, according to Detroit Public Schools spokeswoman Jennifer Mrozowski. School officials did not release the student’s name and did not have an update on her condition today. The Cody high [...]

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TTAPR on December 14th, 2010

UTICA, N.Y. — A 14-year-old boy admits he sexually assaulted and fatally beat a toddler he was baby-sitting in the central New York home of a family friend in June. The Whitesboro teen pleaded guilty as a juvenile offender to second-degree murder and second-degree aggravated sexual abuse in Oneida County Court on Monday. He said [...]

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A  Bronx teacher had a miscarriage Wednesday after she was hit trying to break up a fight between two students, sources and students told the Daily News. The teacher, who was four months pregnant, was teaching her fifth period Spanish class at Exploration Academy in the Claremont section of the Bronx when the assault occurred. [...]

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TTAPR on December 14th, 2010

On Thursday, things were seriously stirred up at the Murry Bergtraum High School in Lower Manhattan, when Principal Andrew Lewis took away students bathroom privileges after a fight between two students. A twenty minute riot ensued, with kids screaming and running through the hallways like a tween version of a jailhouse riot, or a Justin [...]

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TTAPR on December 14th, 2010

A Louisville teenager is recovering after a brutal fight on a school bus. It happened Friday afternoon. During the fight, a 13-year-old boy fell and hit his head. The bus driver returned to the school and the boy went home with his parents. Later though, the boys parents took him to the hospital only to [...]

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TTAPR on December 2nd, 2010

Father angry son’s attacker got only a 3-day suspension A school bus fight left one 9-year-old boy with a large cut on his leg and the boy’s father upset that more wasn’t done to punish the 8-year-old who used the razor of a pencil sharpener to cut his son. Monday, Jace, a fourth-grader at Montgomery County [...]

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TTAPR on December 2nd, 2010

A 16-year-old boy in the care of the city’s juvenile-justice agency was fatally shot in Northwest Washington on Tuesday – part of a vicious spurt of youth crime and violence in the District this week. Prince Okorie was placed at a shelter licensed by the D.C. Department of Youth Rehabilitation Services (DYRS) on Nov. 9, [...]

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