School Resource Officers in Kentucky could be required to carry guns


Kentucky (WEHT) A proposal to require Kentucky school resource officers to be armed with guns in schools moves forward.

Kentucky’s House Education Committee approved the measure by a wide margin.

Some lawmakers representing Louisville objected to the state mandate, saying local school districts should decide on guns on campus.

It now goes to the full House for a vote.

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(This story was originally published on Feb. 4, 2020)

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