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Richmond County Schools Superintendent Angela Pringle looks to build resources, trust during new school year

...wrap-around services" needed to cut down on school crime and disciplinary issues. Pringle said five additional school resource officers were hired this summer."These two measures are part of our work to improve school safety. Our plan is to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/back-school/2015-07-25/richmond-coun
Richmond County school board questions stormwater fee, takes stance district is exempt

...disciplinary codes while being transported, and those who violate any rules could lose their riding privileges. School resource officers will be placed at all pick-up and drop-off locations to help enforce regulations.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-07-21/richmond-county-school-bo
Richmond County Board of Education approves alternative school transportation program

...any rules could lose their riding privileges. School resource officers will be placed at all pick-up and drop-off...offered real meat to us," but added that she felt school resource officers should play a larger role in the transport program...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2015-07-14/richmond-county-board-education
Thomson High security up

...County school public safety, launched an immediate investigation.Strong says the school administrators and school resource officers questioned witnesses and the suspected student. The unloaded gun was confiscated and secured by school officials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-08/thomson-high-security
SC cop charged, fired

...ridiculous" and he will be cleared.Scott had been with the police department since February 2013 and had worked as a school resource officer at several schools.Police Chief Jim Stewart says there is no indication of any problems with Scott at the schools...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-01/sc-cop-charged-fired
Gun found at Thomson High

...Department of Public Safety, launched an immediate investigation. Strong says the school administrators and school resource officers questioned witnesses and the alleged student. The unloaded gun was confiscated and secured by school officials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-07/gun-found-thomson-high
Gun located in Hephzibah Middle School cafeteria

...m., a custodian discovered an unloaded 38-caliber handgun that an eighth-grade student had taken from a school resource officer's vehicle, according to Richmond County School Safety spokesman Israel Butler.The investigation is in its...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-27/gun-located-hephzibah-
RCBOE takes stance against Gov. Deal's 'school opportunity district'

...School System Safety and Security Department Chief Alfonzo Williams recognized the "truly heroic" actions of School Resource Officer Travis Lazenby. Lazenby performed the Heimlich Maneuver on Academy of Richmond County freshman Zane Groves after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-17/rcboe-takes-stance-again
T.W. Josey students face charges after school brawl

...punching, pulling hair and using obscene language while in the 200 hall of the school.The fight was broken up by school resource officers, teachers and the school's administrator. Lee said the fight was stopped quickly and that no one was seriously...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-10-01/tw-josey-students-face-ch
Richmond County School System apologizes to Elbert County for 'miscommunication' with marching band

...inside without payment.Ultimately, the school's marching band decided to not perform."I talked to the School Resource Officer who witnessed this event. There were no derogatory words spoken or anything like that. That guideline wasn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-24/richmond-county-school-sy