Authorities in Forest City, Iowa, say that a pellet gun shattered a window on the bus while it was transporting students. A suspect has been charged.
Authorities say that the weapon was unloaded, and the 7-year-old who brought it on the bus apparently had no malicious intent.
State troopers respond after two motorists call 911 to report erratic driving behavior by a school bus driver.
Police say they believe that Tyra Wilcox was speeding when she lost control of her bus, which flipped onto its side.
State associations respond to the attorney general’s report, which highlights traffic camera citations issued to school bus companies.
Education associations, school systems, and other organizations join Traffic Safety Coalition in calling for a full Assembly floor vote on two school bus stop-arm camera bills.
Transportation and law enforcement officials promote the importance of stopping for school buses with their red lights flashing and stop arms extended.
Joyce Rhoades of Minnesota credits the school bus driver with helping to save her daughter’s life when a truck illegally passed the bus as the 11-year-old was crossing.
Gatekeeper installs its stop-arm video enforcement system on Chattooga County School District’s buses that cover routes with the highest violation rates.
Officers throughout the state are stepping up enforcement to crack down on motorists illegally passing school buses.
Officers in Indiana ride school buses looking for distracted and law-breaking drivers. They have caught about 10 offending drivers per hour.
A state trooper takes to the radio to remind motorists to “stay alert so kids don’t get hurt.”
The lengthy survey counted nearly 10,000 illegal passes of school buses in Kansas in 30 school days.