PBS NewsHour

Students help divert millions away from policing in schools

Clip: 06/10/2021 | 5m 53s | Video has closed captioning.

The role of police officers in schools has come under increasing scrutiny, as communities across the U.S. respond to calls for racial justice and re-evaluate student safety. In Los Angeles, student activists played a major role in getting the school district to move away from funding police in schools. Julia Escobar, of the NewsHour's Student Reporting Labs youth journalism program, has the story.

Aired: 06/10/21

Rating: NR

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