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Protect Your School with JTIC's Security and Safety Assessment Tool

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This National Institute of Justice (NIJ) interactive PDF toolkit guides local law enforcement, school resource officers, and school administrators in conducting campus physical assessments, and identifying and addressing trouble spots.


Protecting your school is easy with School Safe - JTIC's Security and Safety Assessment Tool, a fillable form that allows you to record your school's information and develop a safety plan. The tool takes school safety resource officers and administrators step-by-step through the building and school grounds to identify and address trouble spots. Conduct a physical assessment of the campus - inside and out - by walking around and answering a series of simple questions using your hand-held device and JTIC's fillable PDF document.

Date Published: January 1, 2019