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Last Updated: Sep 24, 2014     Views: 392

Opposing Viewpoints in GALILEO is an excellent resource for this topic:

  • Click on Opposing Viewpoints link
  • Click on Browse Issues and scroll down to School Violence
  • Click on School Violence and you will see a topic overview page. You can limit your search further to crime prevention. 


  • Gale Virtual Reference Library is another good source:
  • Click on Gale Virtual Reference Library link
  • Click on Gale Virtual Reference tab and then the link
  • Search for school violence and you can then further limit your results to crime prevention

Remember off-campus access requires the GALILEO password.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) collects statistics on crime in schools. The link below will take you to NCES - Indicators of School Crime and Safety: 2011.

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