Spring Valley incident turns spotlight on cops in schools

-FREE TIMES, 4 NOVEMBER 2015, FEAT. PROF. SETH STOUGHTON:

On Oct. 26, several students recorded and posted videos of a sheriff’s deputy violently ejecting a defiant student from a classroom at Spring Valley High School.

The episode cast a spotlight on issues that were already under discussion in South Carolina and nationwide: Why are there cops in schools in the first place? What should their role be? And why can students in South Carolina be arrested for “disturbing schools”? <Read More>