They’re meant to protect our kids in a “worst-case” scenario. But would bullet-resistant backpacks — and binders work in a school shooting?
New resource officer Caleb Martin strolls up and down the silent halls at Lifegate Christian School. Even at a private school armed security is now standard.
“We realize just because we are a private institution doesn’t mean that we are immune from anything that we see in the public school arenas occurring,” Mike Martin, Lifegate Church Security Director.