Sheriff suspended after Parkland shooting sues to get job back

Scott Israel, who was suspended by Florida governor over how his office and deputies handled Parkland shooting, sues to get job back.Marcy Oster, JTA, 3/11/2019, 7:20 AM

Guns and Parkland, children and adults

Ask some of the survivors of Parkland or Pittsburg. As the bullets were flying were they praying for a limit to magazine size or for some good adult fellow citizen in the room with a powerful handgun? Howard Sachs, 2/27/2019, 4:00 PM

Parkland sheriff claims he'll be suspended over school shooting

Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel tells his staff he will be suspended by new Florida Governor Ron Desantis.Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/9/2019, 8:46 PM

Father of Jewish Parkland victim sues shooter - and deputy

Father of teenage Jewish girl shot and killed in high school shooting sues gunman and deputy who remained outside during shooting.JTA, 5/2/2018, 7:25 AM

'Inappropriate' use of Holocaust term 'shameful and wrong'

ZOA says Parkland survivor’s use of Never Again in book title ‘trivializes the Holocaust.’JTA, 4/25/2018, 7:56 AM

'She put my kid in a closet when her daughter died'

This emotional speech by a Jewish legislator helped pass Florida’s new gun law.JTA, 3/17/2018, 11:15 PM

OU commends US House for passing violence prevention act

Orthodox Union applauds US House for passing bipartisan school safety bill funding increased security and violence prevention programs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2018, 6:30 PM

Jewish day schools join push for better gun safety

139 Jewish day school leaders sign letter calling for action after Parkland shooting.JTA, 3/7/2018, 7:33 AM

Purim is over but Anti-Semitism is everywhere

A “gentlemen’s agreement” of silence and denial meets the vast undercurrent of anti-Semitism that is more widespread among the American public than we are willing to admit or address publically. Ron Jager, 3/2/2018, 12:08 AM

AP retracts embarrassing misquote on Jewish tradition

Syndicated news agency botches quote on families of Jewish victims of Florida school shooting, saying Jews 'sit and shiver' after tragedy.David Rosenberg, 2/27/2018, 3:46 PM

Sheriff Scott Israel won't resign despite claims of negligence

Law enforcement official accused of ignoring warnings about Parkland school shooter, failing to discipline deputies who did not intervene.JTA, 2/26/2018, 7:51 AM

Chabad security footage shows attacker ‘casually walking by’

Chabad Center in Coral Springs, Florida may have evidence to help police bring Parkland High School shooter to justice.Mordechai Sones and JTA, 2/20/2018, 1:28 AM