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Entire district locked down

Entire district locked down

December 14, 2018

This story will be updated with information about the lockdown at individual schools. All nine of De...

New addition to school safety

New addition to school safety

March 14, 2018

Following the construction of the new courtyard in Decatur High School, administrators have installed a new security system: a blue emergency phone. The emergency phones have been very successful in mitigating crime due to its easy use and bright lights discouraging any would be perpetrators.

SONG Atlanta promotes diverse activism

SONG Atlanta promotes diverse activism

September 28, 2017

Southerners on New Ground, also known as SONG, is a southern organization of a different kind.

‘Know Your Legal Rights’

‘Know Your Legal Rights’

August 27, 2017

All around the country, police brutality is a major issue. The Beacon Hill chapter of the NAACP hosted a workshop and panel discussion to help teens be knowledgeable of their rights in their encounters with police.

Hell on Earth

Hell on Earth

March 27, 2017

Kalief Browder describes Rikers Island, New York City’s largest and main jail complex, as “hell on earth.”

Decatur police step up community outreach

Decatur police step up community outreach

March 26, 2017

For many teenagers, the police are enemies. Stories of police brutality, encounters at house parties, and limited positive interactions have created a stereotype of the police, and it’s one that many officers find unfair.

Avondale jumps on body camera bandwagon

Avondale jumps on body camera bandwagon

March 30, 2016

The Avondale Estates City Council approved the purchase of body cameras for the police department this ...

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