Last week, Oklahoma City Community College had what the Brits call “a moment” (the UK’s term for near accident). An unnamed school administrator mistook a nationwide bulletin from the Oklahoma Fusion Center—warning about the dangers of on-campus gun violence—as a notification that a gun crime was going down. In the resulting hysteria, an OK trip C security guard accidentally fired his gun in the library. [Details unavailable upon request.] Hang on; isn’t the college a “weapon-free environment”? Yes, well, turns out some gun wielders are more equal than others. Here’s the money shot from the school’s official policy: “SCOPE: This Policy applies to all OCCC employees, students and visitors, except authorized peace officers, regardless of whether an individual has a valid license to possess or carry a Firearm under the Oklahoma Self-Defense Act. OCCC armed security officers are governed by Administrative Procedure No. 3065 and by the policies and procedures of the Office of Safety and Security.” Peace officers. Gotcha.
Home Concealed Carry Oklahoma City Community College Firearms Policy: No Guns. Except Ours.