The New York City Student Safety Act

Signed into law in 2011, requires quarterly reports on school safety and discipline be provided to the City Council by the New York Department of Education (NYED) and the New York Police Department (NYPD). It requires the NYPD and NYED to report things like the use of metal detectors, handcuffs, and other restraints on students. Read more.

Last updated July 10, 2020

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