Salem-Keizer school officials withdraw resolution to make department a law enforcement agency

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Salem-Keizer Public Schools Superintendent Christy Perry has withdrawn a resolution that would have designated the district’s security department as a law enforcement agency.

The resolution was withdrawn six days after the Statesman Journal published a story about the proposal that was first presented at a July 24 school board meeting.

Read the full story, as well as the initial report on the resolution, here.


Published by Natalie Pate

Natalie Pate is a freelance journalist and author based in Salem, Oregon. She wrote about education for more than seven years at the Statesman Journal and now covers education and other topics throughout the Pacific Northwest. She is originally from Colorado and earned her B.A. in Politics and French from Willamette University.

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