- Scot Peterson was named employee of the month in May 2012
The armed deputy was has been labeled a ‘coward’ by President Trump after he hid while a shooting was underway at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School had previously been named employee of the month.
An internal memo on Scot Peterson’s personnel file shows that he earned the distinction in May 2012, and was given the honor in large part for his work with the students.
Performance evaluations included in that same file also show that Peterson received glowing performance reviews.
Winner: Scot Peterson was named employee of the month in May 2012