By Jueseppi B.
More gun violence. Yes, when you shoot an unarmed person, no matter if you wear a law enforcement uniform or not, that is gun violence.
The overnight shooting of an eighth-grade burglary suspect by a Pasadena Independent School Districtpolice officer Tuesday puts a spotlight on the policies and training of the officers designated to protect Texas school campuses.
Tuesday’s shooting marks the first time a firearm has been used by a Pasadena ISD police officer since the department was established in 1981, the school district said. The school district of about 52,000 students employs 29 uniformed officers. Authorities say that officers that work at school district departments are trained in the same way as other peace officers in the state.
The officer, whose name has not been released, was responding to an intruder alarm at about 12:30 a.m…
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