Robert Runcie

False fire alarms triggering bad memories at Parkland school

PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — False fire alarms at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School have been triggering memories of a mass shooting that killed 17 on …

High School

Voters in school massacre’s district to choose board

Voters in the Florida county where February's massacre happened are voting for new school board members as candidates include the parents of two …


Focus On South Florida: One-On-One With Broward School Superintendent Robert Runcie

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b><p>A new school year is officially underway, with a worrisome new normal for parents, students and teachers across …


Facing South Florida: Discussing Broward School Board With Teachers Union President Anna Fusco

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b><p>Broward Teachers Union President, Ana Fusco, joins Facing South Florida host Jim DeFede to discuss the …

School Administration

Superintendent of Parkland unveils new school security

Robert Runcie, the superintendent of Broward county schools, is facing criticism from parents of victims of the Valentines Day shooting, after …

U.S. Politics

A new school year for Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School: Has anything changed in regards to safety?

Today marked the first day of classes for the Broward County. Superintendent Robert Runcie tells us what has changed in regards to safety.

Fla. superintendent: Bittersweet start to school year

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Bittersweet start to school year following Parkland shooting

Parkland Shooting

Stoneman Douglas' 1st day back is 'bittersweet,' superintendent says

"Everyone's glad to get back and be reunited," Broward County Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie said at a news conference Wednesday morning.


How Robert Runcie enabled the Parkland generation

By Jonathan Capehart<p>Jonathan Capehart<p>Opinion writer focusing on the intersection of social and cultural issues and politics<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Opinion writer<p><i>Updated at 10 a.m. Wednesday:</i><p><i>Correction: An earlier version of this blog post mischaracterized a debate program in Broward County schools. This</i> …


State Representatives, Community Leaders Show Support For Broward Schools Chief

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b><p>MIAMI (CBSMiami) –Days after calls for his resignation, state representatives and community leaders hosted a …

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Supt. Runcie To Discuss Security Improvements At Douglas High Amid Calls For Resignation

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b><p>PARKLAND (CBSMiami) – Broward schools Superintendent Robert Robert Runcie is set to tour Marjory Stoneman …

Nikolas Cruz

No Metal Detectors At Parkland School

Aug 5, 2018<p>No metal detectors will be installed at Stoneman Douglas High School. At least not yet. The Sun Sentinel reports that Superintendent …

High School

Metal detectors delayed at Florida school where 17 died

Metal detectors will not be installed for the start of classes at a Florida high school where 17 students and faculty were slain on Valentine's …


Broward School Board's Guardians Receive Firearms Training

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b><p>MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Broward County public schools’ newly-hired armed guardians are getting ready for the new …


Survivors of Parkland school massacre file lawsuit against Broward County officials, deputies

Guns in America<p>More than a dozen students present during the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in South Florida have filed a federal lawsuit against Broward County Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie, Broward Sheriff Scott Israel and other law enforcement officers.<p>Read more …


Parkland survivors file federal civil rights suit

<b>BROWARD COUNTY, Fla.</b> -- More than a dozen survivors of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting filed a federal civil rights lawsuit …

Civil Rights

Facing South Florida: One-On-One With Broward Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b><p>It’s the end of the school year and what a year it has been.<p>Broward County Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie …


'Both Of You Failed Us': Florida School Shooting Hero Blames Sheriff, Superintendent

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook</b> <b>|</b> <b>Twitter</b><p>PLANTATION (CBSMiami) — Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting victim Anthony Borges and his family held a …

Florida School Shooting

Broward Schools superintendent walks with Parkland students in March For Our Lives

Broward Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie walked out of the hotel on Pennsylvania Avenue Saturday morning with a crowd of Marjory Stoneman Douglas …

School Administration

Students at Parkland school will only be allowed to carry clear backpacks

Students at the Parkland, Fla., high school where a gunman opened fire last month will soon be allowed to carry only clear backpacks on campus.<p>The …


Clear backpacks among changes coming for Stoneman Douglas students

When Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students return from next week's spring break, they will be required to use only clear backpacks at school, …

Nikolas Cruz’s brother arrested, accused of trespassing at Stoneman Douglas High

Zachary Cruz, the brother of the man who killed 17 students and staff members at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, was arrested Monday, accused of trespassing at the Parkland, Fla., school, officials said.<p>The Broward Sheriff's Office said Zachary, 18, rode his skateboard at 4:30 p.m. across the …


Parkland students endure emotional and physical wounds a month after massacre

Some students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School say their emotional and physical wounds remain raw a month after a shooting spree left 17 dead …

Nikolas Cruz

‘They’re not gonna knock us down.’ Thousands join Stoneman Douglas students in walkout.

One month after fleeing their school in horror, students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High streamed out of their classrooms Wednesday morning as part …


Classes continue but Florida parents traumatized by shooting

PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — Resuming classes two weeks after a mass shooting at a Florida high school has been a traumatic adjustment for some parents of …

Parkland Shooting

Nikolas Cruz refused mental health services once he reached 18, superintendent says

PARKLAND, Fla. — When Nikolas Cruz turned 18, he refused to let the school district continue providing him with crucial mental health and other …

Nikolas Cruz


Florida gunman Nikolas Cruz refused to receive state-funded mental services after his 18th birthday, declining the district’s treatment he’d been …

Mental Health

Classes Resume At Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School 2 Weeks After 17 Killed

Classes resumed at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, two weeks after 17 people were killed in a mass shooting. Although not all are ready to come back, the school says 95 percent of the school's students returned to classes today.<p>Transcript<p>ARI SHAPIRO, HOST:<p>Classes resumed today at Marjory …

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The Latest: Walmart sets age of 21 to buy firearms, ammo

PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the return of students and teachers to class following the killings of 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High …