Despite those allegations, former Orlando police Chief John Mina - one of the leaders in the response - was elected Orange County's sheriff in November.
"The suspension caps a almost year-long series of revelations that exposed the failure of Broward sheriff's deputies to run in to save children at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School".
They said the policy as written provided deputy's discretion on whether to confront the shooter. He said he didn't want to deputies to undertake suicide missions.
"He realized that public safety is the most important thing, and that cultural corrections are necessary to protect the citizens before the next mass-casualty event happens in Broward County", Schachter said.
During last year's campaign, DeSantis - who was sworn into office yesterday, replacing former Gov. Rick Scott, who was elected to the U.S. Senate - called himself a "Teddy Roosevelt conservationist" and stressed that he differs philosophically with "liberal environmentalists".
"Our community and our kids will be much safer now that Sheriff Israel is out of office", Pollack, whose daughter was among the 14 students and three faculty members killed, said.
In April, Broward County sheriff's deputies took a largely symbolic vote of no confidence against Israel, with Bell vowing to ask the governor to consider removing Israel. "The governor promised as a candidate - well before he had any facts about the investigation, well before the commission even began their work - that he would remove me from office". "There was no wrongdoing on my part. I served the county honorably", he said in an evening news conference at the New Mount Olive Baptist Church, a historically black church in Fort Lauderdale.
Bus driver rescues baby girl seen wandering alone barefoot on street
Abele called her actions "humanity at its best". "I don't take that kind of compassion for granted", said County Executive Abele. She runs across the street and picks up the crying boy, who was making his way around a corner, bringing him on board her bus.
Oceans warming much faster than previously thought
The robots dive to a depth of 2000 metres every few days, recording the temperature as they float back up to the surface. Overall, temperatures in the ocean down to 2,000 metres rose about 0.1 degree Celsius (0.18F) from 1971-2010, he said.
Macedonian parliament agrees to change country's name, paving way to European Union membership
Macedonian Prime Minister Zoran Zaev (R) welcomes Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on the shore of Lake Prespa near Otesevo. Since 1991, Athens has objected to its neighbour being called Macedonia because it has a northern province of the same name.
"These incidents demonstrate Sheriff's Israel's repeated incompetence and neglect of duty", DeSantis wrote in his executive order.
His lawyer, Stuart Kaplan, said Israel will fight DeSantis' order and plans to run for re-election in 2020. "This was about politics, not about Parkland". Israel fired back, calling it "disingenuous political grandstanding".
"The neglect of duty and incompetence that was connected to the massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School has been well documented, and I have no interest in dancing on Scott Israel's political grave", DeSantis said.
"Once again, I want to extend my deepest sympathies, my heartfelt sympathies to the families who lost loved ones on that terrible day in Parkland", he said.
Five members of the BSO command staff also resigned Friday, two of them citing the unjust decision by DeSantis.
"For now, it's on to court", he said. "This is about 17 lives lost, 17 lives that should not have been lost and could've been prevented", Loesch said. Peterson instructed deputies to stay away from the building where the shootings took place, the draft said.