TTAPR on March 19th, 2015

A substitute teacher in Goldsboro is relieved of her duties following a fight that happened in her classroom and it was caught on camera. School officials say this fight broke out on September 4th at Goldsboro High School. The video was posted on Facebook this week by a student. According to school spokesperson, Janet Barnes, [...]

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The alleged shooter in Tuesday morning’s Albemarle school incident is also connected to an act of violence at West Montgomery High School a year ago. Investigators and school officials said they could not confirm the name of the juveniles involved. However a Sheriff’s Office incident report from last year named Jaylen Russell and another student, [...]

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Five students were charged after a fight Thursday morning at Bonner Middle School, according to a news release from Danville police. Shortly after 11 a.m., the school’s staff broke up a fight involving 5 students in the cafeteria. The investigation revealed that a 13-year-old female student was assaulted by four female students, ranging in age [...]

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The school board hopes to bring resource officers back to all Rowan County middle schools. And one school system official said Monday they’re needed. Discipline problems are on the rise, with a quarter of the incidents the system reports to the state coming from middle schools last year. According to advocates, teachers should not be [...]

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TTAPR on January 12th, 2012

A school resource officer with the Kernersville Police Department used a Taser to subdue a student when two students began swinging at each other Monday at East Forsyth High School. Theo Helm, a spokesman with the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County school system, said two students had been arguing in class and the dispute became physical in a [...]

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TTAPR on November 2nd, 2011

Last Thursday, several students were taken into custody after a series of fights at Parkland High School. Winston-Salem police officers were called to assist the School Resource Officer (SRO) around 2:00 p.m. as several fights were taking place at the school. When officers arrived, students had poured into the hallways as they exited classrooms and [...]

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Police were called to a west Charlotte school three times in 9 days for fights between students. According to reports filed with the Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department, the fights happened at Thomasboro Academy located at 538 Bradford Drive on Tuesday, September 20 and Thursday September 29. Police say that the first incident took place around [...]

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Video posted on the Facebook web site shows two teen girls fighting on a school bus soon after it left Rosewood High School Monday, and now some parents say the driver should have done more to stop it. Parents contacted ABC11 soon after the video was posted. In the tape, the students slap and punch [...]

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Deputies said a teenager was killed Saturday night during a home invasion when someone in the house pointed a gun towards the people breaking in. Investigators told WRAL the 17-year-old who was killed was home from a juvenile justice facility for the weekend. Deputies said the boy was not alone and they also are searching [...]

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About 100 high school students refused deputies’ demands to get back in the school on Tuesday, and some of them got involved in an off-campus fight. Students started going into the Parkland High School parking lot around 2 p.m., but the students refused demands from both the principal and the school resource officer to get [...]

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