Where kids are bringing weapons to school

POSTED: 1:27 PM Jun 17 2014   UPDATED: 2:00 AM Jun 18 2014

More children are bringing guns and other weapons to school, presumably to protect themselves. Find out where they're doing it most.

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The federal government recently released its 16th annual report on school safety. Among the highlights was data listing the states where students bring weapons to school most often. These states are among the worst offenders, according to data from 2011:

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