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Freed School Shooter
Killed in Car Crash
Jul 29, 2019 6:34 AM CDT
Freed School Shooter Killed in Car Crash
Andrew Golden was 11 when he took part in shooting that killed 5
- One of the youngest people convicted of murder in American history has been killed in a car crash, 21 years after he and another student killed four students and a teacher at a middle school in Arkansas. Police say 33-year-old Drew Grant was killed in a crash Saturday evening in...
Source: Shooting Suspects
Tried to Burn Home First
May 10, 2019 7:14 AM CDT
Source: Shooting Suspects Tried to Burn Home First
Sources say a guard may have accidentally fired on a deputy amid the chaos
- A former Marine working as a private security guard may have fired on a sheriff's deputy amid the chaos of the Colorado school shooting this week, the
reports, citing a law enforcement source. The source says investigators are trying to determine whether one of the eight students...
Children in Nigeria, Brazil
Are Killed While at School
Mar 13, 2019 12:15 PM CDT
Children in Nigeria, Brazil Are Killed While at School
Building collapse, mass shooting leave communities in mourning in two parts of the world
- More than a dozen children were killed Wednesday when tragedy struck two schools in different parts of the world.
Two gunmen opened fire at a school in southeastern Brazil, near São Paulo, the BBC reports. Officials say at least six students and two employees were killed. About 1,000
A Year Later, the US
Feb 14, 2019 1:22 PM CST
A Year Later, the US Remembers Parkland
With moment of silence, and more
- One year later, Southwest Florida schools honored the victims of the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., with a moment of silence at 10:17am Thursday. Schools in at least three counties did so, per Fox 4 ; Local 10 estimates hundreds of thousands of students...
Cops Had No Legal
Duty to Protect
Dec 18, 2018 1:09 PM CST
Judge: School, Cops Had No Legal Duty to Protect Parkland Teens
But another judge last week had a different view about officer Scot Peterson
- A federal judge has tossed a lawsuit claiming sheriff's deputies and school officials failed to protect students during the Feb. 14 Parkland shooting. Claiming severe trauma and psychological injuries, 15 students of Florida's Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School argued their civil and due process rights were violated. "...
Parent Spots 'Jarring'
Lockdown Rhyme in
Jun 8, 2018 7:55 AM CDT
Parent Spots 'Jarring' Lockdown Rhyme in Kindergarten Room
'To be shocked by it is important,' says parent Georgy Cohen
- It reads just like a nursery rhyme, but the subject is a very mature one. "Lockdown, lockdown, lock the door. Shut the lights off, say no more. Go behind the desk and hide. Wait until it's safe inside. Lockdown, lockdown, it's all done. Now it’s time...
Jun 7, 2018 9:01 AM CDT
8th-Graders Given Ominous Graduation Gift
Graduates of Pennsylvania school receive bulletproof plates
- "I never thought I'd need this." That's what one Pennsylvania middle-schooler told WTXF after receiving an unusual graduation gift Monday. The eighth-grade class of St. Cornelius in Chadds Ford was given ballistic shields that slide into backpacks as protection from bullets, per the
New York Times
Parkland Security Officer:
'Why Didn't I Know to Go In?'
Jun 4, 2018 6:51 AM CDT
Parkland Security Officer: 'Why Didn't I Know to Go In?'
Scot Peterson defends actions at Marjory Stoneman Douglas, also second-guesses himself
- Eight security guards manned the grounds of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, but only one had a gun—and that one resource officer says he now grapples daily with the 17 lives lost and 17 injured on his watch on Feb. 14. The
talks with Scot Peterson, now...
'You're All Going to Die,'
Cruz Laughs in Chilling Video
May 31, 2018 8:05 AM CDT
'You're All Going to Die,' Cruz Laughs in Chilling Video
He discusses shooting plan, motives in 3 videos out Wednesday
- "Hello. My name is Nik and I'm going to be the next school shooter of 2018." So begins one of three short cellphone videos recorded by Nikolas Cruz at some point before he killed 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., on Feb....
Shootings on Porn
May 30, 2018 7:11 AM CDT
GOP Rep Blames School Shootings on Porn
Tenn. gubernatorial candidate says it's a 'big part of the root cause'
- Pornography is playing a "big part" in the spike in school shootings, according to a Republican congresswoman running for governor of Tennessee. While discussing school shootings during a meeting with pastors in Clarksville last week, Rep. Diane Black said porn is "available on the shelf when you walk...
Student Killed at Santa Fe High
Returns to Pakistan in a Coffin
May 23, 2018 5:21 AM CDT
Student Killed at Santa Fe High Returns to Pakistan in a Coffin
Sabika Sheikh was buried on Wednesday
- "19 days until I'm back!" said the Snapchat message sent to her best friend last Friday morning. But Sabika Sheikh ended up returning home to Pakistan sooner than planned: Her body arrived in Karachi in a flag-draped coffin Wednesday. The 17-year-old was one of the victims of...
Girl Who Spurned Texas
Suspect Was Among Victims
May 20, 2018 8:17 AM CDT
Girl Who Spurned Texas Suspect Was Among Victims
Mom of 16-year-old Shana Fisher said Dimitrious Pagourtzis 'continued to get more aggressive'
- Sixteen-year-old Shana Fisher died in the art room of Santa Fe High School on Friday, but only after "4 months of problems from this boy," the suspected shooter, Shana's mom tells the
Los Angeles Times .
Sadie Rodriguez says that Dimitrios Pagourtzis "kept making advances on her...
He Was Shot in
School in 2016. Now,
Punishment for a Protest
Mar 30, 2018 10:02 AM CDT
He Was Shot in School in 2016. Now, Punishment for a Protest
Cooper Caffrey gets detention for March 14 student walkout
- It shouldn't be surprising that a survivor of a school shooting might want to demonstrate against gun violence in schools—but maybe a little bit surprising that his school would punish him for it. That's the plight of Cooper Caffrey, a sophomore at Madison High School in Ohio,...
Mar 27, 2018 8:15 AM CDT
Sheriff: Maryland School Shooter Killed Himself
Cops release new details, timeline of latest school shooting
- The student who fatally shot a female classmate last week at a Maryland high school died from a self-inflicted gunshot in a confrontation with a school resource officer who also fired his gun, police said Monday. The St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office said in a statement that 17-year-old...
District Upgrades Security
Policy From 'Throw Stones'
Mar 26, 2018 10:24 AM CDT
District Upgrades Security Policy From 'Throw Stones'
Pennsylvania schools will get armed security, too
- A rural school district in Pennsylvania that has armed teachers and students with rocks to ward off potential school shooters has arranged for armed security, reports the AP . Blue Mountain School District Superintendent David Helsel said in a statement posted on the district's website that "Starting tomorrow and...
School District Arms
Students With Rocks
Mar 24, 2018 7:46 AM CDT
School District Arms Students With Rocks
But official says it's only a 'last resort'
- Active shooters in one Pennsylvania school district better watch out: the teachers and students are armed with rocks. David Helsel, superintendent of the Blue Mountain School District in Schuylkill County, raised the plan at a state House committee meeting on education last week, the
reports. "If an armed...
Sandy Hook Mom Pens Moving
Letter to Jacob Hall's Mom
Oct 6, 2016 7:31 AM CDT
Sandy Hook Mom Pens Moving Letter to Jacob Hall's Mom
'Jacob was your superhero. Dylan was my Superman': Nicole Hockley to Renae Hall
- No one ever really knows another's pain over the loss of a loved one, but Nicole Hockley probably has, more than most, a "sense of the journey" Renae Hall is now taking. Hockley is the mom of Dylan Hockley, a 6-year-old who died in the 2012 Sandy Hook...
Girl in Colo. School Shooting Plot Charged as Adult
Jan 6, 2016 2:02 PM CST
Girl in Colo. School Shooting Plot Charged as Adult
She planned to make assault deadly as possible: prosecutors
- One of two suspects accused of plotting to kill classmates and teachers at a suburban Denver high school has been charged as an adult. Sienna Johnson, 16, faces felony charges of conspiracy to commit first-degree murder related to a shooting plot that police tell the
was to "...
'I Will Politicize It'
Oct 2, 2015 5:29 PM CDT
Obama on Oregon Shooting: 'I Will Politicize It'
'Our inaction is a political decision that we are making'
- President Barack Obama says opponents of gun control laws know how to stir up fear and scare politicians. At a news conference Friday, Obama lamented the inability to pass stricter gun laws even after incidents such as the shooting Thursday at an Oregon community college that killed nine people. He...
Oct 1, 2015 7:03 PM CDT
An Emotional Obama Responds to Today's School Shooting
He's now made 15 statements on mass shootings since taking office
- A visibly frustrated President Barack Obama said Thursday that thoughts and prayers are no longer enough as Americans respond to another deadly school shooting , and he challenged voters wanting to deal with the problem to vote for elected officials who will do something. Obama addressed the nation from the White...
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