Measures Against School Shootings Panel Recommends Special Alarms after Winnenden

Following a school shooting in Germany in March that left 16 dead, a panel has recommended a number of safety measures, including special alarms, barricading equipment, permitting mobile phones in classrooms and sharing more information about "problem students" with the authorities.
Mourners gather around flowers and candles set out for the 12 people killed at the Albertsville secondary school in March by a 17-year old former student.

Mourners gather around flowers and candles set out for the 12 people killed at the Albertsville secondary school in March by a 17-year old former student.

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Photo Gallery: Mourning in Winnenden
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Photo Gallery: Mourning in Winnenden

jtw -- Spiegel, with wire reports