For more than 10 years, Walton County Sheriff deputies have been assigned to public middle and high schools. They are called School Resource Deputies (SRDs). I have known three who have served at
Each has been a positive role model, a friend to students, and a help in maintaining discipline. If the program is extended to elementary schools I would gladly pay a few more tax dollars.
I do not, however, want the SRD to have to charge into a classroom and face an intruder armed with a military-style semi-automatic weapon with a 30 or 100 round clip of ammunition. For 10 years such weapons were banned.
Had our Congress re-enacted that law the mother of the
I am ashamed my congressman Jeff Miller and my Sen. Rubio support the gun manufacturer’s lobby rather than our children and our law enforcement officers.