DOJ Probes SC School Police Incident Cited by Sheriff

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A viral video of a South Carolina school resource officer slamming a student to the floor of a classroom is focusing new attention on the increasing presence of police officers in schools. Richland County, S.C., Sheriff Leon Lott said the force Senior Deputy Ben Fields used to arrest a student who was disrupting a class Monday at Spring Valley High School on Monday was "not based on training or acceptable," Want to read more? Please subscribe to The Crime Report!