I-Team: Promising Protection: Part 2
Updated: Saturday, August 3 2013, 01:09 AM EDT
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - After the Sandy Hook tragedy in Connecticut, many parents are coming up with ways to try and protect their kids from gun violence at school.
Now, there is a controversial new option for parents to consider--bulletproof backpacks for their kids.
After testing the bullet blocker backpack with the Kalamazoo County Sheriff's Office, we took the bag on the road, showing parents what's out there to keep kids safe.
In part 2 of a special report, "Promising Protection," Newschannel 3's Aaron Baskerville takes a closer look at the impact these backpacks could have on kids.