Illinois Schools Install Active Shooter Alarms


Tuesday, September 18th 2018, 8:20 pm
By: News 9


More than 20 schools in Illinois have reportedly installed new security alarms, that when pulled will alert police and the alarm company that a shooter is on school premises.  

The product maker, BluePoint alert says the product works similar to a fire alarm and is to be pulled if and when an armed intruder enters a building.

The boxes can also be activated by school personnel with special fobs, The Hill reports.

The boxes can also be activated by school personnel with special fobs, The Hill reports.

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More than 20 schools in Illinois have reportedly installed new security alarms, that when pulled will alert police and the alarm company that a shooter is on school premises.   

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