The Altoona Area School District is setting the record straight clarifying a possibly new adaptation to a school policy.
Officials are clarifying that trained ACT 120 certified police officers in the school district would have access to AR-15 semi-automatic rifles in the case of an emergency —-
We’re told these police officers have to undergo full training before they’re allowed to use the weapon
The adoption of the policy is still in its 30 day review.
The school board still has to finalize the policy before it even shows up on the agenda.