Article tries to sanitize things by not stating that there were stand down orders.
“One does not reflect on a point of honor - that is already dishonor. To submit to insult, to forget a humiliation, to quail before an enemy - all these are signs of a life become worthless...” Oswald Spengler
Captain Jan Jordan
Deputies were told to set up perimeter around Parkland shooting... - Miami Herald - March 01, 2018 09:49 PM
"Capt. Jan Jordan, commander of BSOs Parkland district, gave the order..."
"The Broward Sheriffs Office captain who initially took charge of the chaotic scene at a Parkland high school where 17 people were killed told deputies to form a perimeter around the deadly scene which they did instead of going in to confront the shooter, according to a partial BSO dispatch log obtained by the Miami Herald..."
How did the "just following orders" excuse work out for Nazi prison guards?. Following an immoral or illegal order is NEVER a valid reason for failure to act.