How Are Police On Campus Connected to the School to Prison Pipeline?
The school to prison pipeline addresses school polices and procedures that drive many of nation’s school children into a pathway that begins in school and ends in the criminal justice system. Police on campus only increases the chance of incarceration. Behavior that once led to the principal ‘s office and detention, now often leads to suspension, expulsion, and/or arrest. Having police on campus makes these harsh realities happen much quicker. Zero tolerance policy mandates h