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UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019

Ferris High School resource officer resigns; Spokane School Board hears public concerns of ‘implicit bias’

Three weeks after an African-American student was pinned by a resource officer at Ferris High School, dozens of citizens contended implicit bias within the district exists.

Spokane schools campus resource officers ask for guns

Some campus resource officers have asked Spokane Public Schools to train and arm them with guns. However, the proposal won’t go anywhere. At least not until the next scheduled bargaining …

Group questions Spokane Public Schools’ use-of-force policy

A coalition of parents, advocates and local organizations petitioned Spokane Public Schools to revise the district’s use of force policy earlier this month, raising concerns that the policy was too …

Talks over arming Spokane school officers on hold

Officers won’t be armed in Spokane schools – at least not for now. Arming Spokane Public Schools’ resource officers appeared to be a dead conversation between union negotiators and district …

Spokane Public Schools officers may carry guns

Spokane Public Schools could have its own armed police force starting in January. Thirteen district employees, already commissioned peace officers, are expected to start wearing .40-caliber Glock pistols at their …

School, police officials in area say proposal needs more discussion

Police and school officials across the Inland Northwest reacted cautiously to the idea of armed officers in every school, saying they’ll watch how the proposal plays out in Congress but …

Schools could lose officers

Sheriff’s Deputy Ron Nye spends his days creating relationships with the students in the Liberty and Freeman School Districts. As a school resource deputy, he shows up to football games …