Students. Schools. Guns. Across the country we hear about kids as young as elementary school who decide to sneak a gun onto campus, sometimes with deadly results. Thankfully, most of the time the weapon is discovered and confiscated, a note sent home or emailed. The child suspended or expelled. Click here for the NEW 2014 report.
It's happening in Georgia more than you might think.
We analyzed five years worth of mandatory reporting data. More than 300 real handguns or rifles discovered. How are these students getting these weapons? Can they be stopped? Can our schools be made safer without turning them into armed camps?
Watch our investigation and search the data for yourself. Then let us know your thoughts. You will find data and video reports in this article spanning several years of our FOX 5 I-Team coverage.
NEW: Click here for the 2013-2014 report
This is a searchable list of every school gun incident in the 20-county metro Atlanta area. School districts originally reported this data to the Georgia Department of Education.
This is a searchable list of every Georgia school gun incident. School districts originally reported this data to the Georgia Department of Education.