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Metal detectors part of new security measures at SJSD high school football games

The St. Joseph School District will use metal detectors at high school football games as part of new security measures.

Posted: Sep 23, 2021 8:48 PM
Updated: Sep 24, 2021 8:02 AM

(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) The St. Joseph School District will use metal detectors at high school football games as part of new security measures.

Central High School Athletic Director Dave Lau tweeted about the new policy Thursday night. 

The district will begin using the metal detectors at all varsity games beginning on Friday, September 24.

Anyone attending the games must pass through the screening before entering the stadiums.

No weapons are allowed on district property.

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