Mr. Daniel Hefner suggested Journal that the high school implement major changes in operations and student life policies to deter gang activity. [OPRF should follow Morton on uniforms, Viewpoints, July 23]
He stated that such changes are necessary because "the world is a different place now than it was 10 years ago." I wholeheartedly agree with this point, but I suggest that the best way to protect
The high school has a responsibility to the community to protect its students from involvement with gangs. I am not implying that the high school's faculty or administration are the reason that gang activity exists in
The unfortunate reality of today's world is that people who are intent on committing crimes are often clever enough to get around defensive apparatus, so catching the criminal before he or she becomes a criminal is the surest way to go.