Former Marjory Stoneman Douglas High resource
officer Scot Peterson, 56, was arrested Tuesday on charges relating to
failure to enter the school during the mass shooting there.
was charged in Broward County with seven counts of neglect of a child,
three counts of culpable negligence and one of perjury after a 15-month
investigation, according to a news release from Florida authorities.
charges carry a combined potential prison sentence of nearly 100 years
for the officer blasted by many critics as the "Coward of Broward."