Missouri AG: School Removed Police Amid DEI Training Before Student Brutally Beaten

More deets emerge as this tragedy unfolds . . . Here's a recent passage that captured our attention:

In the investigative demand, Attorney General Bailey notes:

“I am disturbed that it appears Hazelwood School District (‘HSD’) has ignored long-standing Missouri law and elevated political narrative above student safety. In 2020, the HSD Board of Education adopted a ‘Statement of Solidarity’ compelling the district to, among other things: categorize and treat students differently based on race; ‘recruit, hire and promote’ staff based on race; and ‘reevaluate’ the district’s relationship with local police.  Beginning with the 2021 school year, after unsuccessfully trying to subject its school resource officers (‘SROs’) to the district’s diversity, equity, and inclusion programming, Hazelwood removed uniformed police officers from its schools. To date, SROs are still not present in Hazelwood East schools.

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