PINELLAS COUNTY, Fla. (970 WFLA) – The Pinellas County Sheriff's Office is hosting a 12-hour drumming event designed to raise awareness about the problem of bullying and to beat bullying out of Pinellas County Schools.
The "Beat the Bullies" drumming event will take place from to on today, November 9, 2013 in the multi-purpose room at OsceolaMiddle School located at 9301 98th street north in Seminole.
PCSO: PinellasCounty school resource Deputy Ural Darling, along with other law enforcement members, students, teachers and community leaders will beat the drums against bullying for 12-straight hours. The purpose of the event is to raise awareness of the problem of bullying in schools and to encourage intervention and prevention before matters escalate and get out of hand.
The public is invited to come out to support the event and say "no" to bullying. For further information contact Deputy Darling of the school resource officer unit at 727-547-7689 extension 2111.