School Safety

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Mount Hope »

14-Year-Old Boy Fatally Stabbed Classmate Over Stolen Phone, Sources Say

Noel Estevez and the victim, Timothy Crump, had a long-running beef, according to sources.

Battery Park City »

City Agrees to Add Stop Sign Where Downtown Crossing Guard Was Hit

A stop sign will be installed on Battery Place outside of P.S. 276, a corner the NYPD has called unsafe.

Long Island City »

DOE Chief Vows to Boost Safety Measures After Autistic Teen's Disappearance

The DOE will increase security after the disappearance of Avonte Oquendo, Chancellor Dennis Walcott said.

Maspeth »

Principal Warns Students Not to Walk With Headphones After Horrific Crash

But witnesses and surveillance video don't suggest victims were using headphones.

Claremont »

Anti-Bullying Groups Banned at 'Nightmare' Bronx Schools

A group formed to address safety issues at I.S. 313 and 339 was banned by principals.

Upper West Side »

Extended Sidewalk Curbs Approved Near Three Upper West Side Schools

Community Board 7 approved safety fixes at Collegiate, Booker T. Washington and Ascension schools.

Upper West Side »

City Plans to Extend Curbs to Boost Kids' Safety Near Three Schools

The city DOT wants to widen more than a dozen sidewalks to protect students near three local schools.