The New Jersey Center For School Safety Blog

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NJASRO Member is a Hero!

The NJASRO Board of Directors would like to send our prayers and thoughts to all those affected by the recent bombings in New York and New Jersey. We want to express our appreciation for the heroic acts displayed by the Linden Police Officers and their Department. We are very proud to report that Linden Police Sergeant Angel Padilla is a member of NJASRO and a [...]

By | 2016-09-27T14:22:47+00:00 September 27th, 2016|

Christie Administration Announces Final Report of School Security Task Force

On July 9, 2015, the Governor released the School Security Task Force Report. This was a legislatively created task force in which the members were tasked with very specific topics to address and then charged with preparing a report to be presented to the Governor and our State Legislature. NJASRO is proud to report that our Executive Director Lieutenant Patrick Kissane and Advisory Board Member [...]

By | 2015-07-27T15:04:32+00:00 July 27th, 2015|

Does everyone know the drill?

As of November 1, 2010, every school in New Jersey is required to hold at least one fire drill and one school security drill within the school hours, including any summer months during which the school is open for instructional programs. As per Chapter 4 of the New Jersey Fire Code; 408.3.1 the first emergency evacuation drills of each school year shall be conducted within [...]

By | 2015-05-08T15:40:34+00:00 May 8th, 2015|