Schools Turn to Technology to Reduce Toll During Shootings

School districts are using products like gunshot detection systems and apps that allow teachers to report attacks.

  • Published 16 May 2019
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Efforts to combat school shootings are starting to shift from preventing the violence to reducing the number of victims through technology that speeds up law enforcement’s response and quickly alerts teachers and students to danger. School districts are using products like gunshot detection systems that identify where shots are fired and apps that allow teachers to report attacks and connect with police. While a focus on gun control often emerges after… Read at AP News