Union Grove Independent School District (ISD) recently put up a large sign outside their schools stating that their staff is armed and will “Use whatever force necessary” to protect their students.
Community support for the school has been overwhelming since they voted to allow licensed and trained teachers and administrators to carry a firearm on campus back in January.
Any employee that decides to carry a firearm in the school must also complete crisis intervention training and a hostage situation management course.
Which sign would you rather see at your child’s school?
In 1982, a suburb of Atlanta passed a law requiring heads of households to keep at least one firearm in the house. The residential burglary rate subsequently dropped 89% in Kennesaw, compared to the modest 10.4% drop in Georgia as a whole.
Ten years later (1991), the residential burglary rate in Kennesaw was still 72% lower than it had been in 1981, before the law was passed.
74% of felons polled agreed that “one reason burglars avoid houses when people are at home is that they fear being shot during the crime.
57% of felons polled agreed that “criminals are more worried about meeting an armed victim than they are about running into the police.
Concealed carry laws are dropping crime rates across the country. Gun Free Zones are the most dangerous places in America.