Wire Reports

Police: Parking Brake Not Applied Before Fatal Crash

According to a crash report from the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, the school bus driver did not engage the parking brake in prior to an incident that killed Susan Jordan, a…
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School District Offers Free Driving Lessons Amid Driver Shortage

The New Hanover County Schools in North Carolina is offering free commercial driving lessons in an effort to recruit more school bus drivers, reports WECT. The district initially considered having…
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School Bus Driver Gets 40 Years in Child Porn Case

A 46-year-old former school bus driver was sentenced to 40 years in federal prison Monday after he pleaded guilty last September to sexual exploitation of a child and possessing and…
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Boy Attacked on School Bus, Suffers Concussion

A 12-year-old boy from Robinson, Texas suffered a concussion after fellow school bus riders threw a backpack at his head and pulled him out of his seat while he slept,…
  • Last modified on Monday, 08 February 2016 16:26

Bus Driver Bonuses Approved by N.C. Board

A North Carolina school district has decided to tap its own coffers to fund a bonus for part-time employees, according the Mount Airy News.
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 09 February 2016 09:03

District Considers Slashing Bus Service

Texas parents are upset at their local school as Round Rock ISD has deemed roughly 10 bus-service runs non-hazardous. The label could potentially cease these routes and force students to walk…
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Maryland Bill Proposes Seat Belts for School Buses

Proposed legislation to require seat belts in school buses by 2022 carries an estimated $1.8 million price tag for Washington County Public Schools for retrofitting buses and adding seat-belt systems to…
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School Bus Hits, Kills Pedestrian

A 50-year-old Brooklyn woman died Friday evening after a school bus struck her, reported the New York Daily News. According to reports, the school bus was trying to avoid a…
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