WDBJ 7 Anchor/Reporter
7:38 AM EST, January 10, 2013
In light of attacks like those at Sandy Hook Elementary and Virginia Tech, there is a new focus on school safety at all levels.
Virginia Western Community College was recently ranked as the safest college of 2012 in Virginia, and the eighth nationally in a list compiled by StateUniversity.com.
The list is based on incidents of campus crimes as reported by campus safety leaders.
Virginia Western Police Chief Craig Harris says larceny is the top crime occuring on the community college campus.
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