Deputies in California say that the man boarded the bus at a stop, and bystanders stepped in to help as the driver struggled to block the man from the students.
Police say the shooting of the 18-year-old student was apparently the result of a fight at the bus stop.
The event will offer workshops on such topics as McKinney-Vento homeless transportation, safety and security, and recruitment and retention.
Police say the motorist forced the bus to stop in the middle of the Massachusetts Turnpike and attempted to board, but the bus driver denied him entry.
In an apparent road rage incident, police say, a motorist stops in front of the bus and cracks a glass panel on the door when the bus driver won’t open it.
A Florida district implements mandatory ID badges and use of clear backpacks, additional law enforcement, and limited entry points at the school, which was the site of a deadly shooting in February.
The free web seminar will share insights on HD technology and solutions to enhance coverage inside and outside the bus.
Experts share how to help keep school buses and sites secure, and manage students’ concerns about their safety. Including bus drivers in security plans and reporting suspicious behavior are key.
Bus incidents in four states reveal a heightened level of vigilance after the school shooting in Parkland, Florida.
Thomas Ruchotzke faces multiple charges after allegedly stealing a school bus from a residence.
Tablets with ridership apps can help the driver ensure that the right students get on and off the bus. The key is to make the technology part of the driver’s routine — rather than a distraction.
According to police, the teen was trying to pick up a sibling from the bus, but the substitute driver said he was not on the list of people he could release the student to.
In Randolph County, one man is charged with stealing batteries from buses at four schools, while another man is charged with the same crime at another school.