Removing Sheriff Israel or Any Elected Official by Florida Governor is Dangerous and Un-American

Our Democratic process is at stake yet no one is protesting. Newly elected Florida Governor Ron DeSantis , a Republican, is removing democrats that were elected. This dangerous precedent ignores the will of the people, allows any governor in the future to do the same against the opposition. After the Parkland shootings I wrote an article that demanded that Sheriff Israel resign since the buck stops with him.   I pointed out that a year earlier the sheriff department was ill prepared to handle the shooting incident at Fort Lauderdale airport.   The parkland shooting, and the stunning lack of heroism shown…

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Sheriff Israel Needs to Take Responsibility and Resign for the Failures of His Department

Standing in front of the TV cameras it is easy to say  ” If You  See Something Say Something ” .  The cliche comes from the Department of Homeland Security .   How about  saying something like :  Sheriff Israel You NEED TO Resign. It is quite obvious that your department is poorly trained and not ready to handle the tasks at hand. Not one but  4 officers pathetically stood by while they heard shots firing inside Stoneman Douglas High School.  The protocol that has been in place for several years after Colombine High School  massacre,  is that when you hear shots…

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