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Matthew T. Mangino: Police have no business in classroom management

The time has come to remove police officers from America’s classrooms. The safety and security of students is of utmost importance, but the risk of a student being arrested or brutalized for common disciplinary infractions outweighs the benefit of a school-based law enforcement presence. Although the number of police officers assigned to school duty has increased across the country, not everyone is convinced of its effectiveness. “There is no evidence that placing officers in the schools […]