COOPERATION WITH LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS
The Mountain Brook Board of Education is in compliance with the Code of Alabama Section 16-1-24-.1 which requires that school principals or their designee must notify appropriate law enforcement officials when any person violates local board policies in the following areas:
· Actual or threatened physical harm to a person
If the person in violation of the policy is an enrolled student, that student shall immediately be suspended from attending regular classes and a hearing shall be scheduled at the earliest possible date, which shall not be later than five school days.
Under the Code of Alabama a person may be charged with a Class C felony if he or she deliberately causes serious physical injury to a teacher or to an employee of a public educational institution during the performance of his or her duty.
II. Periodic Unannounced Visits
In compliance with the Alabama Administrative Code 290-030-010-06, the Mountain Brook School System will permit local law enforcement agencies to make periodic, unannounced visits to its schools for the purpose of detecting the presence of illegal drugs.
Adopted: December 11, 1995