Local School Offers Ballistic Armor For Kids Backpacks

November 8, 2017
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As a parent would you spend $120 to buy a piece of ballistic armor to put in your kids backpack?  According to the Miami Herald, Florida Christian School in Miami is offering parents just that option.  Tor $120 parents can buy a piece of ballistic armor that weighs less than a pound and the child can place it into their backpack to protect them from gunfire. The armor is said to "stop bullets like a .44 Magnum and a .357 SIG." Florida Christian School has not been involved in any kind of shooting or threat but school officials  told the Miami Herald they prefer to be safe than sorry. [polldaddy poll=9870351]