The Newtown massacre changed everything and now Fort Lee school superintendent Steven Engravalle wants highly trained police in every building, and that’s not all.
“If I had it in my way, they would be in tactical gear,” he told WCBS 880 reporter Sean Adams. “My reasoning is, A: I think the kids will think it’s cool and they’ll have a good time with it. but B: I want people to know that we mean business, and this Fort Lee is not the place to come if you want to commit a crime.”
Fort Lee Mayor Mark Sokolich said he is willing to listen to the superintendent’s proposal, but he has some reservations.
“I just wouldn’t want to turn our public school district into a military camp. I think there are other options,” he told Adams. “Just the mere appearance of a SWAT figure or someone in tactical gear in a public school, I think, you know, it’s troublesome to me.”
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The Newtown massacre changed everything and now Fort Lee school superintendent Steven Engravalle wants…
by Personal Defense World / Jan 9, 2013