A Guide for Texas Educators
In Irving, Texas, a teenager was charged with human trafficking and prostitution after police discovered that he had drugged a fellow classmate, and held her for three days while he sold her to several men for money and drugs in exchange for sex7. In another case, a teenage student in League City, Texas, was charged with prostitution after local authorities discovered that the 17-year-old male suspect was driving female students (ages 14 to 17) to a man's house for illegal sexual activity. In the process of the investigation, authorities also found nine other girls had been lured into the same prostitution ring6. Under Texas and Federal Law, "human trafficking" is the buying and selling of people for forced labor and/or sexual exploitation5.
TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - Sahuaro High School students and staff were placed on lockdown and subsequently evacuated following a bomb threat, Monday.
According to a spokesperson for the Tucson Unified School District, the school received an anonymous bomb threat shortly before noon Adminsitration called Tucson Police, who brought in the bomb squad.
Per the advice of TPD, students were initially evacuated to the school's footbal field and later bussed to nearby Magee Middle School, where parents were able to pick up the students.
MONDAY, Aug. 25, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- In a finding that illustrates the complexity of bullying, Dutch researchers report that obese boys are more likely to bully and be bullied than their thinner peers and the vicious cycle begins before these children ever step foot inside a school.
Past research has shown an association between bullying and weight, but most of those studies focused on older children or teens. The average age of the children in this new study was 6.
A 6.0-magnitude quake jolted the Bay Area early Sunday morning, sparking fires, damaging buildings, injuring scores, knocking out power to tens of thousands and sending residents running out of their homes in the darkness.
SARATOGA SPRINGS — Police have confirmed an arrest in connection with the bomb threat at Westlake High School on Aug 19.
A male, who lives across the street from Westlake High School, was arrested and is currently being booked on felony charges, according to Owen Jackson, a city representative.
A series of alleged sexual assaults and date rape cases believed to be linked to a college fraternity are being investigated at California State University San Marcos (CSUSM), officials revealed Friday.
FYFFE, Ala. (WAAY)-An update in the dismissal of a Dekalb County basketball coach accused of bullying his players.
Neal Thrash won 451 games in nearly twenty years of coaching, but now has filed a petition with the Dekalb County Circuit Court hoping to get his coaching job back.
SOUTH PASADENA (CBSLA.com) — Students returned with increased security to South Pasadena High School Thursday for the new school year, just days after a mass shooting plot was foiled by police.
The two teens at the center of the plot denied charges of making criminal threats Wednesday in Pasadena Juvenile Court.
It's a nail polish that doubles as a way to thwart sexual assault - and it's being developed at N.C. State University: Undercover Colors.
The chemistry startup, developed by undergrads, is creating a nail polish that, when exposed to date rape drugs, changes color.