Baptist Bible College In Springfield Makes Changes To Security

School officials at Baptist Bible College in Springfield are making some changes to their security. 

The upgrade is happening after a student was robbed and pistol-whipped on school grounds by someone not associated with the campus.

A statement from the college says a student was assaulted while waiting for a friend.

Some of the new security measures that will be implemented soon include: increased security from 11 p.m.to 2 a.m. each night and additional lighting around stairwells, and parking lots for better visibility.

Security officials have already provided students with a security hotline, security patrols, campus text alerts, along with self defense classes and active shooter training.

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