Murfreesboro Police are increasing their presence at Murfreesboro City Schools after the shooting incident in Connecticut.
Sergeant Kyle Evans with the Murfreesboro Police Department told WGNS, “Murfreesboro Police and Murfreesboro City Schools are continuing their review of existing school safety plans, including incident planning, response, improved communications and the use of technology.” Evans also said, “One portion of this review includes an increase in police presence at Murfreesboro City School campuses.”
Murfreesboro Police officers currently provide Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) and Gang Resistance Education and Training (G.R.E.A.T.) in Murfreesboro City Schools. In addition, officers work with principals, teachers, and guidance counselors in support of their overall educational and school safety mission.
Pictured: Murfreesboro Police Headquarters at 302 S. Church St. in Murfreesboro