ALPHARETTA, Ga. -- Alpharetta Elementary has become the first school in Georgia to have a police substation in its school building.
The Alpharetta Police Department will work out of a room at the school. The idea is the brainchild of Officer Phillip Ritchey.
"The idea came after the Newtown, Connecticut shootings," said Ritchey.
The tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary is approaching its one year anniversary later this month.
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