Sandy Hook’s legacy: More security in elementary schools

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Sandy Hook’s legacy: More security in elementary schools

Campus monitor Hector Garcia greets students as they get off the bus at the start of a school day at West Elementary School in New Canaan, Conn. Garcia and the district’s other campus monitors – all former police or corrections officers – were among a wave of security officers hired in the aftermath of the deadly school shooting in nearby Newtown.

Sandy Hook’s legacy: More security in elementary schools

Campus monitor Hector Garcia greets students as they get off the bus at the start of a school day at West Elementary School in New Canaan, Conn. Garcia and the district’s other campus monitors – all former police or corrections officers – were among a wave of security officers hired in the aftermath of the deadly school shooting in nearby Newtown.