"I want the community to understand we are not a law enforcement agency," said Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel
Sheriff Scott Israel runs his department in Broward County, Florida as a social services agency. His deputies have never received active shooter or any other law enforcement training.
According to the Sheriff, "We are not a policing agency."
The Parkland High School shootings, where 17 students were killed, are in his jurisdiction. It is in a suburban location in Miami, Florida.
"I want the community to understand we are not a law enforcement agency," said Sheriff Scott Israel.
Without police, who protects the public in his district?
Listen to Sheriff Israel in the video below. Please fast forward to one minute, 15 seconds: