Arrest Out of Control Minor On Campus
Direct minor to stop violent behaviors- Warning.
If student refuses to stop the violent behavior, call Police Officer immediately. Try to keep safe communication with minor during this time and away from other students. Notify District Office of ongoing incident.
Office staff should be notifying parent/guardian regarding incident taking place and requested to come to school.
After Police Officer arrests student, meet with minor and investigate his/her violent behavior. Inform parents of incident. Write incident report. Notify District Office o resolved incident.
Suspension based on EC 48264 / PC 243.5./District Policy
EC 48264. The attendance supervisor or his or her designee, a peace officer, a school administrator or his or her designee, or a probation officer may arrest or assume temporary custody, during school hours, of any minor subject to compulsory full-time education or to compulsory continuation education found away from his or her home and who is absent from school without valid excuse within the county, city, or city and county, or school district.
PC243.5. (a) When a person commits an assault or battery on school property during hours when school activities are being conducted, a peace officer may, without a warrant, notwithstanding paragraph (2) or (3) of subdivision (a) of Section 836, arrest the person who commits the assault or battery:
(1) Whenever the person has committed the assault or battery, although not in the peace officer's presence.
(2) Whenever the peace officer has reasonable cause to believe that the person to be arrested has committed the assault or battery, whether or not it has in fact been committed.
(b) "School," as used in this section, means any elementary school, junior high school, four-year high school, senior high school, adult school or any branch thereof, opportunity school, continuation high school, regional occupational center, evening high school, technical school, or community college.
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