A look at school crime safety

by Maegan E. Hauserman

Publisher: Nova Science Publishers in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 256 Downloads: 996
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Subjects:

  • School violence,
  • Students,
  • Safety measures,
  • Crimes against,
  • Schools
  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMaegan E. Hauserman, editor
    SeriesSafety and risk in society
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB3013.32 .H38 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 256 p. :
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24815736M
    ISBN 109781616687731
    LC Control Number2010012171

Indicators of School Crime and Safety: This annual report, produced jointly by the Bureau of Justice Statistics and National Center for Education Statistics, presents data on school crime and safety from national surveys of students, teachers, principals, and postsecondary institutions.: Full report (PDF M) Part of the Indicators of School Crime and Safety Series. of school crime and safety across the nation and regularly updating and monitoring these indicators are important in ensuring the safety of our nation’s students. This is the aim of Indicators of School Crime and Safety. Introduction. Our nation’s schools should be safe havens for teaching and learning free of crime and violence. Any instance of crime or violence at school not only affects the individuals involved but also may disrupt the educational process and affect bystanders, the school itself, and the surrounding community (Brookmeyer, Fanti, and Henrich ; Goldstein, Young, and Boyd ). In the National Crime Victimization Survey added a School Crime Supplement to measure victimization of youth ages 12 to During the first 6 months of , according to this supplement, 7 percent of students surveyed reported being victims of at least one property crime and 2 percent reported their victimization in a violent crime to the police.

Percentage of Public Schools Experiencing and Reporting Incidents of Crime That Occurred at School, Number of Incidents, and the Rate per 1, Students, by Type of Crime: Various School Years, – , – , and – , “ in Indicators of School Crime and Safety, , U.S. Department of Education, National Center for. Students, Parents, School Staff, Community Partners and Law Enforcement Ideas on how to create a safe school. Creating a safe place where children can learn and grow depends on a partnership among students, parents, teachers, and other community institutions. To prevent school violence each partner has to take action.   School and student violence in U.S.A reached a peak in , according to the National Center for Education reports. That year very serious violence is done by students like rape, sexual assault, robbery and aggravated assault.   School Crime. The Bureau of Justice Statistics, in collaboration with the National Center for Education Statistics, has released “Indicators of School Crime and Safety: ” This annual report provides the most recent data on school crime and student safety. It’s a massive report that contains a substantial amount of data.

Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.   10 Children’s Books about Safety. Once Upon a Dragon: Stranger Safety for Kids (and Dragons) by Jean E. Pendsziwol This one is my favorite. It’s the rhyming – it gets me every time! Of course, it doesn’t hurt that the story involves taking a second look at fairy tales, which you know I enjoy. Safety and Crime Prevention There are a variety of actions you can take every day to ensure the safety of yourself and the ones you love. The links below offer a number of suggestions to reduce the risk of becoming a victim of crime and the appropriate precautions to ensure physical safety. SCHOOLS AND CRIME Most school crime, like crime outside the school, is nonviolent. Teachers and students report thefts of money and valuables from unattended desks; student lockers are broken into; teachers' pocketbooks are snatched; bicycles are stolen. Other nonviolent offenses include such acts by students as using and selling drugs, drinking alcoholic beverages, defacing walls and desks.

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Students who are victimized at school are prone to truancy, poor academic performance, dropping out of school. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiii, pages ; 26 cm: Contents: Introducing the critical study of school safety --Forty years of school homicides: are our kids really more at risk in the 21st century?--Predictors of weapon reporting among students: who tells and why?--Parental aggression against teachers: a new threat or an old myth.

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Indicators of School Crime and Safety:a publication by the Department of Education and Department of Justice, thoroughly examines the various indicators that threaten the. Overview. The School Survey on Crime and Safety (SSOCS) is the primary source of school-level data on crime and safety for the U.S.

Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics (NCES). The SSOCS is a nationally representative cross-sectional survey of about 4, public elementary and secondary schools.

recent data available on school crime and student safety. The indicators in this report are based on information drawn from a variety of data sources, including national surveys of students, teachers, principals, and postsecondary institutions.

Sources include results from the School-Associated Violent. Indicators of. School Crime and Safety: APRIL Lauren Musu. Project Officer National Center for Education Statistics. Anlan Zhang Ke Wang Jizhi Zhang.

American Institutes for Research. Barbara A. Oudekerk. Bureau of Justice Statistics. NCES NCJ U.S. DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION U.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE OFFICE OF File Size: 4MB. Some notable statistics from Indicators of School Crime and Safety: include n Most school crime is theft, not serious violent crime.

In33 thefts per 1, students occurred at school. Generally, students ages 12 to18 were more likely to be victims of theft at school than away from school.2 n In –06, 86 percent of public schoolsFile Size: 2MB.

The report, “Indicators of School Crime and Safety: ,” found that the nonfatal crime victimization rate of students ages 12 to 18, essentially middle and high school students, at school. In School Safety in the United States, Dr. David May draws on two decades of his own research to provide a data-driven discussion regarding the relative threat of school violence in the United analyzes data about topics such as school homicides, fear of crime in school, and the effectiveness of school resource officers and bullying prevention programs to dispel anecdotal and media Pages: School & Campus Crime.

School Crime Trends. Violent victimization among students largely has mirrored. the national decrease in violent victimization over the past two decades. Student-reported.

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