-WLTX NEWS 19, 28 OCTOBER 2015, FEAT. PROF. JOSH GUPTA-KAGAN:
Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott fired one of his school resource officers for what he says was a violation of training protocols when trying to remove a student from a Spring Valley High School class.
Video of the incident has been shown on media outlets around the world. While Lott says Deputy Ben Fields had a right to put his hands on the student, he said it was wrong for him to throw the girl.
But what exactly are SROs trained to do in a school? <Read More>