Over the past couple of months, there has been an alarming uptick in school threats around Acadiana. In response, Louisiana school leaders are urging parents and caregivers to download the "Safe Schools Louisiana" app.

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Safe Schools Louisiana App

The "Safe Schools Louisiana" app is designed for parents, students, and teachers to be able to submit anonymous tips and concerns about issues on school campuses around Louisiana.

From KLFY -

"It is meant to be used to prevent crimes from happening. If someone is committing a crime or threatening harm to others it can be sent in the app."

The "Safe Schools Louisiana" app allows users to leave tips, and check the current status of a tip or situation.

Tips are monitored 24/7 and via the Safe Schools Louisiana App or via the website, safeschoolsla.com.

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"You can also upload videos, pictures, audio, or screenshots in the app as well" according to KLFY.

Read more at KLFY.com.

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