Cullman City Schools armed police officers http://apr.org en Retired Police Officers to Patrol Cullman Schools http://apr.org/post/retired-police-officers-patrol-cullman-schools <P>Armed police officers will continue to be a common sight at Cullman City Schools.</P> <P>The Cullman Times reports that the city and the local school system have teamed up to station retired officers at every school for the remainder of the school year.</P> <P>Police were added after the Connecticut school system in December but the temporary arrangement was stretching the police department's resources.</P> <P>The school board will pay about $38,000 in salary and benefits for five officers, while the city will spend $42,500 for training, certification, uniforms, equipment, and automobile Mon, 18 Feb 2013 12:45:02 +0000 The Associated Press 25175 at http://apr.org Retired Police Officers to Patrol Cullman Schools