Weapons assaults decline in schools But reports of possession surge by 46%

September 16, 1993|By Gary Gately | Gary Gately,Staff Writer

Assaults with deadly weapons in Baltimore City schools dropped 16 percent last year, but reports of deadly weapons possession rose 46 percent over the 1991-1992 school year, school police reported yesterday.

2 Unarmed ...... ...... ......... 28 ........ 27

Sex offense ..... ...... .......... 9 ........ 13

Sale/distribution of drugs ....... 16 ......... 8

Theft or vandalism of property

worth more than $300 ............. 72 ......... 82

TOTAL ........... ...... ........ 340 ........ 401

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