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JCPS sets 5-year record for guns found in school, based on available data

Data obtained through open records requests reveals the number of guns found in JCPS schools. The district tells us what they're doing about it.

Paula Vasan

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Published: 5:57 PM EST February 11, 2022
Updated: 12:03 AM EST February 12, 2022

911 calls and internal records obtained by WHAS11's FOCUS team through open records requests reflect a reality in Jefferson County Public Schools that hasn’t been made public until now.

This school year, according to available data from JCPS, the district has set a new five-year record for guns found in its schools.

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