SCS seeks to create ‘peace force’ to patrol schools

By , Daily Memphian Updated: October 07, 2021 7:49 PM CT | Published: October 07, 2021 7:46 PM CT

Shelby County Schools is revisiting the idea of a “peace force,” an internal police department reporting directly to the district, following last week’s shooting at Cummings K-8 Optional School.

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Shelby County Schools SCS Cummings K-8 peace force Superintendent Joris Ray Toney Armstrong

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Daja E. Henry is originally from New Orleans, Louisiana. She is a graduate of Howard University and the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University and currently is a general assignment reporter. 


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