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Uvalde school district suspends all police department operations

Posted on AllSides October 7th, 2022
From The Center
Sam Owens, San Antonio Express-News / Staff photographer

The Uvalde Consolidated Independent School District suspended its entire police department’s operations and placed two top administrators on paid leave Friday morning.

The district’s superintendent, Hal Harrell, in a memo to staff, said the school board would discuss his retirement in closed session when it meets Monday, with no set timeline.

The decision to stop police operations came after parents protested outside of the district’s administration building for 11 days demanding the suspension of all officers who were involved in the disastrous law enforcement response to the mass shooting at Robb Elementary...

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