As States Debate Arming Teachers, Opponents Detail Mishandling of Guns in Schools

There have been more than 60 publicly reported incidents of mishandled guns in schools in the last five years, a gun-control group found in an analysis released this week. Those firearms were carried by employees, including teachers and school police, often with permission from schools, says the report by the Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence. The report comes as Florida and Tennessee consider expanding the ability of teachers to carry guns in schools.

As States Debate Arming Teachers, Opponents Detail Mishandling of Guns in Schools