A special board meeting to consider firing Uvalde Schools Police Chief Pete Arredondo is canceled
« In accordance with the requirements of due process and at the request of his attorney, the meeting to consider Chief Arredondo’s dismissal will be held at a later date which has not yet been determined, » the school’s written statement reads. consolidated independent of Uvalde. District.
In the meantime, Chief Pedro « Pete » Arredondo will be on unpaid administrative leave, according to the district.
The 77-page report describes a « nonchalant approach » by the nearly 400 officers who responded to the scene, saying: « All law enforcement and its training, preparation and response share systemic responsibility for numerous occasions missed.
« I didn’t title myself. But once I got in and we took that fire, at the time, I realized we needed certain things. We have to come in through that door. We need an extraction tool. We need those keys… As for the ordering part… the people who came in, there was a large group of them outside the door. I have no idea who they were and how they got in or whatever – I didn’t get that instruction, » the chief said in the report.