It’s been more than a month since a University of Florida campus police officer shot a graduate student at his “on campus” residence. Police officers claim the man came at them with a pole and a knife and was a threat. Even though some time has passed, the cries for justice are still loud. As Vic Micolucci reports, late Friday afternoon (April 2nd) a student group met with University of Florida Administrators and Campus Police officials.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/5kofim.mp3]
The Gainesville City Commission is moving forward with a plan to extract its police department from school resource officer duties.