School Violence (K-12)

  1. Final Report of the Federal Commission on School Safety
  2. Averting Targeted School Violence: A U.S. Secret Service Analysis of Plots Against Schools
  3. 2022 State of School Safety Report
  4. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    1. Behaviors that Contribute to Violence on School Property
    2. Preventing School Violence
    3. Measuring Violence-Related Attitudes, Behaviors, and Influences Among Youths
    4. School Connectedness Helps Student Thrive
    5. Using Environmental Design to Prevent School Violence
    6. STRYVE: Striving to Reduce Youth Violence Everywhere
    7. School-Associated Violent Death Study
    8. A Comprehensive Technical Package for the Prevention of Youth Violence and Associated Risk Behaviors
    9. Preventing Youth Violence
    10. VetoViolence
  5. National Crime Prevention Council
    1. A Dozen Things Principals Can Do to Stop School Violence
    2. A Dozen Things Teachers Can Do to Stop School Violence
    3. A Dozen Things Students Can Do to Stop School Violence
    4. A Dozen Things Parents Can Do to Stop School Violence
    5. Stopping School Violence
  6. National Association of School Psychologists
    1. School Violence Prevention – Brief Facts and Tips
      1. Talking to Children About Violence: Tips for Parents and Teachers
      2. School Violence Prevention: Tips for Parents and Educators
      3. School Violence Prevention: Guidelines for Administrators and Crisis Teams
      4. Responding to School Violence: Tips for Administrators
    2. NASP Leader Addresses the Effect of Media Coverage on School Violence at Federal Safety Commission Meeting
  7. Federal Bureau of Investigation
    1. Echoes of Columbine (video)
    2. Violence Prevention in Schools
    3. Making Prevention a Reality: Identifying, Assessing, and Managing the Threat of Targeted Attacks
  8. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
    1. Addressing Risk of Violent Behavior in Youth
  9. Illinois Terrorism Task Force School Safety Working Group
    1. Recommendations of the Illinois Terrorism Task Force School Safety Working Group
    2. Response and Investigative Suggestions for School Threats
    3. Communications Tips for School Threats
  10. Sandy Hook Promise
    1. Know the Signs Programs
  11. Guide for Preventing and Responding to School Violence
  12. K-12 School Security: A Guide for Preventing and Protecting Against Gun Violence
  13. Report on Indicators of School Crime and Safety: 2020
  14. Student Victimization in U.S. Schools: Results from the 2017 School Crime Supplement to the National Crime Victimization Survey
  15. Averted School Violence: Lessons Learned Become Lessons Applied
  16. Violence Against Educators and School Personnel: Crisis During COVID
  17. Twenty Plus Things Schools Can Do to Respond to or Prevent Hate Incidents Against Arab-Americans, Muslims, and Sikhs
  18. Crime, Violence, Discipline, and Safety in U.S. Public Schools
  19. National Institute of Justice Report – Summary of School Safety Statistics
  20. Buildings and Infrastructure Protection Series: Primer to Design Safe School Projects in Case of Terrorist Attacks and School Shootings
  21. Behind the Numbers: Ending School Violence and Bullying
  22. Protecting America’s Schools: A U.S. Secret Service Analysis of Targeted School Violence
  23. If You See Something, Say Something
    1. Recognize Suspicious Activity
    2. Get Involved
    3. Campaign Materials
      1. Indicators of Suspicious Activity Pocket Card
  24. Early Recognition and Rapid Response: New Guidance for School Violence Prevention
  25. Spectator Violence in Stadiums
  26. Preventing Violent Extremism in Schools