Security Details

Jason Periard

The new head of security for Knox County Schools emphasizes communication and community. As a new year starts, he has his work cut out.

Coming to Terms

School board members appear satisfied with a new security agreement with the Knoxville Police Department, but broader questions remain.

Power Poll: School Security

A large majority of survey respondents wants to keep armed officers in schools and retain the current mix of agencies responsible for keeping schools safe.