The Target 8 team requested data from the School Violence Hotline, which is operated by the Missouri Department of Social Services, Children’s Division. The hotline offers parents, students and others the opportunity to report issues at schools from bullying and harassment to sexual misconduct and theft.
KOMU 8 received data on reports filed from 2014 through 2016. Of those reports, we found 778 reports of bullying or harassment. Use the interactive map below to look at schools in your area. By clicking on the points, you can see what type of report was filed, the specific school involved and when the report was filed.