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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

...COLUMBIA - A South Carolina school district banned a school resource officer pending an investigation after a video surfaced...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

...the 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

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

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

...one-third of the 93 students enrolled at the alternative school are using the transportation program, and that school resource officers have not reported any "behavioral or disciplinary concerns at this time." Bradshaw also mentioned the district's...

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...a 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
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

...playing 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...

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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-08-25/pringle-review-school-
Richmond County alternative school to launch mentoring program

...school students will be picked up and dropped off by buses at six hubs across the county and will be monitored by school resource officers. To accommodate the Boys and Girls Clubs program, the school day has been extended by two hours, with release...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-07-31/richmond-county-alternati