Investigation into DEI Programs in Hazelwood School District Debunked by Police as Unrelated to Violent Attack

St. Louis, Missouri – After a violent altercation left a 16-year-old student at Hazelwood East High School severely injured, Missouri’s Attorney General, Andrew Bailey, initiated an investigation into the Hazelwood School District. The incident, which garnered national attention, raised questions about the role of diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) programs in the school district. Claims suggesting a racial undertone to the attack surfaced following the release of a viral video showing the injuries sustained by …

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Brookings Police Investigate Two Unrelated Deaths, Assure Public Safety

BROOKINGS, S.D. – The Brookings Police Department is currently investigating two separate deaths that occurred this week, assuring the public that there is no threat to their safety. The first incident involved a 13-year-old experiencing a severe medical emergency on Tuesday evening, while the second incident involved an unresponsive female early Wednesday morning. In the first case, responders attempted life-saving measures at the scene before the juvenile was transported to the Brookings Emergency Department and …

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Brookings Police Investigate Two Unrelated Deaths, No Public Threat Identified

BROOKINGS, S.D. – The Brookings Police Department is currently investigating two separate deaths that occurred this week. Despite this, they have assured the public that there is no threat to their safety. The first incident involves a juvenile, which occurred on Tuesday evening. The police responded to a 13-year-old in severe medical distress at a residence on the 1800 block of 8th Street at approximately 6:37 p.m. Despite life-saving efforts by first responders, the juvenile …

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