National group ranks Ohio #1 for violence and threats at schools


    National group ranks Ohio #1 for violence and threats at schools (Photo: WKRC)

    (WKEF/WRGT) - As students across the country head back to school for a new year, there are new concerns about their safety.

    A national group, Educator's School Safety Network, is now ranking Ohio as number one for violence and threats at school. The group found that during the 2016-2017 school year in Ohio, there were a total of 135 violent incidents and threats.

    FOX45's Duane Pohlman talked with experts to find out what needs to happen to make schools safer.

    National group ranks Ohio #1 for violence and threats at schools (Photo: WKRC)

    You can read the full report titled "States of Concern" here.

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