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Sheriff fires deputy for tossing teen across classroom floor

...we've done with Deputy Ben Fields."Civil rights groups praised the swift action against Fields, a veteran school resource officer and football coach at Spring Valley High School. Outrage spread quickly after videos of the white officer arresting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-10-28/sheriff-fires-deputy-tossing-teen-a
South Carolina School district bans officer after video shows him tossing student across classroom floor

...A South Carolina school district banned a school resource officer pending an investigation after a video surfaced Monday...investigation, the district has directed that the school resource officer not return to any school in the district," Richland...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-10-26/south-carolina-school-distric
Fight in North Augusta High lunchroom leads to charges

...five were charged with assault and third-degree battery.The boy who was tased by a North Augusta High School resource officer was also charged with resisting arrest, Thornton said.Four of the suspects were released to parents and their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-10-14/fight-north-augusta-hi
Third-grader in shooting found gun in family kitchen, police say

...intercoms before entry. Many schools have school resource officers assigned to their staffs, and these officers regularly...thought W.S. Hornsby Elementary's staff and school resource officers acted "very quickly and appropriately," and that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-08-26/third-grader-shooting-
Richmond County Board of Education hears report on transportation, school safety

...using the transportation program, and that school resource officers have not reported any "behavioral or disciplinary...initiatives to increase school safety. Addi tional resource officers have been stationed at high schools throughout the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/back-school/2015-08-18/richmond-coun
No innocent parties

The school resource officer who tossed a disruptive student across a classroom floor in Columbia...teacher, then a school administrator and finally with the school resource officer who had to be summoned to physically remove her.And it should...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-10-31/no-innocent-parties
Grovetown man wounded by ranger shoots himself

A Grovetown man who was wounded by a Department of Natu ral Resources officer Sunday also shot himself in the head before dying from the injuries, according to authorities and witnesses.David Sean Owens...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-09-21/grovetown-man-wounded-ranger-
Richmond County elementary schools have most weapons incidents

...the building.Williams said five additional school resource officers were hired this summer to provide more support to larger schools. The school resource officers are either assigned to certain schools full time...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-08-28/richmond-county-elemen
Pupil injured in shooting at W.S. Hornsby Elementary School

...with the gun when it discharged, traveling through the desk and grazing the girl in her side. Hornsby's school resource officer provided medical attention to the pupil as Richmond County sheriff's deputies and additional officers placed the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-08-25/pupil-shot-hornsby
Pringle to review school safety measures after shooting at Hornsby

...before entering the building.The district's school resource officers are either assigned to certain schools full time...officers on staff. Pringle said five additional school resource officers were hired this summer to provide more support to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-08-25/pringle-review-school-