Securing Schools Remains a Challenge, Expert Says

  • Playlist
  • Download
  • Embed
    Embed <iframe src="" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no">
  • Transcript

While schools have made strides in security since the attack at Columbine High School in Colorado in 1999, experts say the task remains unfinished. School safety specialist Ken Trump says protecting a school against a determined assailant is intensely difficult. Trump is president of National School Safety and Security Services in Cleveland, Ohio.



Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.