Former BSO Deputy Scot Peterson Arraigned In Fort Lauderdale CourtFormer Broward sheriff's Deputy Scot Peterson who is facing felony charges for his failure to enter the school while the gunman carried out the shooting was arraigned on Monday.
Attorney Argues Former BSO Deputy Scot Peterson Had No Obligation To Confront School GunmanScot Peterson's attorneys say prosecutors stretched the laws "beyond their breaking points" when they charged him last month with child neglect, culpable negligence, and perjury.
Grand Jury: Florida Schools, Police Bickering Over SecuritySchool safety has been a hot button issue in Florida since the deadly shooting in Parkland.
Lawyer For Former MSD School Resource Officer Scot Peterson Files Motion To Dismiss Charges Against HimAn attorney for Scot Peterson, a former BSO school resource officer assigned to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School during the February 14, 2018 massacre, has filed a motion to dismiss the charges in the criminal case against him.
Trial Date For Confessed Parkland Shooter Nikolas Cruz Expected For January 2020Broward Judge Elizabeth Scherer announced a tentative trial date for January 2020 during Wednesday's status hearing for confessed Parkland shooter Nikolas Cruz.
Bipartisan Bill Proposed In Congress Would Take Alyssa’s Law Nationwide, Make Schools SaferFlorida Congressman Ted Deutch has just introduced a bipartisan bill in the US House of Representatives that aims to improve school security across the country and help get law enforcement officers and paramedics to the scene of school shootings quicker.
Parkland Parents Demonstrate In Front Of Trump Tower On July 4thMore than a year after the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School massacre, parents of some of the victims demonstrated at Trump Tower in New York City on July 4th.
Small Florida Districts Wary Of Parkland Legal FightSchool officials in Liberty County, 500 miles away from Broward County, and other small Northwest Florida counties are watching as the state Supreme Court considers a case that will determine how much the Broward County School Board could be forced to pay to parents and victims in the February 2018 mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.
Parkland Suvivor Emma Gonzalez Slams Madonna's "God Control" VideoIn a series of tweets Parkland survivor and activist Emma González has slammed Madonna's new music video, "God Control."
BSO Loses Accreditation; Former Sheriff Scott Israel To Run To Get Job BackBig news involving the Broward Sheriff’s Office in the wake of the deadly shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.
Marjory Stoneman Douglas Parents April, Philip Schentrup File Federal Lawsuit Against US GovernmentThe parents of Carmen Schentrup, one of the 17 people killed in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School massacre, have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the US government.
Florida's Crime Rate In 2018 Dropped By 9% From Previous YearFlorida's overall crime rate last year dropped by 9% from the previous year, although murders and rapes increased.
Suspended Sheriff Scott Israel Resumes Testimony In Senate Appeals Hearing Suspended Broward Sheriff Scott Israel has resumed his testimony in a Senate appeals hearing as he fights to get his job back.
Parkland Shooting Survivors Sue BSO, Broward Schools Due To Suffering From PTSDPrior to February 14, 2018, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School student Emely Vazquez says she was a carefree happy girl.
Former BSO Sheriff Scott Israel Fights For Job During Florida Senate HearingThe Florida Senate begins a hearing Tuesday in Tallahassee regarding the future of suspended Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel.