In Saint, the
parents of the Marie-Joseph Catholic private school believe that the presence
of a security guard is a "very modest step" to strengthen. The city
is looking at it... The security system, set up by the City, around 174 public
nursery and elementary schools and 16 private schools under contract, was set
up at the beginning of the school year.
Quarter Saint, the
parents of the Catholic private school Marie-Joseph, located close to the
Church of St. Rocha; do not hide their concern and dismay.
start of the school year, there was no police force in front of our school,
just grandma traffic and a safety
vest, as before," says Jean-Remy Evelix, parent of a student. The
City acknowledges that it has had "a problem" with the private
surveillance company, Hexagon, but that "everything is settled" since
Friday morning, with the sending of one of their security guard in front of
Except that parents
of students of Marie-Joseph want more. "Without sinking into psychosis,
putting a vigil, unarmed of course, in front of the only private Catholic
school in this sensitive area where many young people have radicalized, is, in
our opinion, a very modest measure," continues Jean, door "Parental
worry, could not we beef up this device a little more, or extend the rounds of
Operation Sentinel soldiers to the doors of our school?"
for all schools"
As many requests
as the assistant education, Lauran intends to study closely. There is a grandpa,
vest for two municipal policemen or a private security officer per
school group. "This device, says Lauran, is the same for all schools,
whether public or private under contract."
Neon orange armband
To make the
presence of private security agents more visible and reassure parents, the
elected to add an accessory to their safety equipment: "We will
provide them a neon orange armband, marked security."
There remains the
case of schools in the sector of Moulin where the safety device, according to
teachers unions, is not expected at the time of entry and exit of classes.
is classified as a priority security zone (ZSP) .According to an agreement
established by the State and the prefecture of A.-M., the supervision of the
schools belonging to these ZSPs is ensured by the national police. Closer to
law enforcement to know what is the device that has been put in place. And we
will advise. "