Uvalde school district suspends entire police department over shooting fallout

The police department for the Uvalde, Texas, school district has been suspended “for a period of time” amid fallout from the response to the May 24 Robb Elementary shooting that left 19 students and two teachers dead.

The shooting sparked intense outrage and an investigation after it was revealed that 1 hour, 14 minutes and 8 seconds passed from the time law enforcement entered the building until the gunman was killed. Nearly 400 officers responded to the scene.

NBC Uvalde school district suspends entire police department over shooting fallout