The city will hire a retired officer to increase security at school
Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 7:00 am (Updated: January 23, 7:00 am)
By SHAINA STOCKTON
Members of the Galax City Council unanimously approved a plan for a part-time resource officer at Galax Elementary School at their meeting on Jan. 14.
The proposal was presented by Police Chief Rick Clark, who expressed his desire to increase school security to better protect the children of the community.
“I see an opportunity to enhance the security [at the elementary school],” said Clark.
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