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SFGATE
1 month ago
New York City

3 juveniles arrested in shooting at Oakland graduation ceremony

Three additional suspects arrested in Oakland high school graduation shooting incident. [ more ]
NBC New York
1 month ago
New York City

Police drive into man armed with gun, critically wounding him

Police critically injure man in Brooklyn after pursuit, recovered firearm, another fatal shooting incident reported. [ more ]
www.amny.com
2 months ago
New York City

Queens baby shower shooting leaves man dead, three others wounded: cops | amNewYork

Police are looking for a gunman who opened fire at a baby shower in Queens, killing one man and leaving three others seriously wounded. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
2 months ago
New York City

N. Carolina officers were shot from above, police say

Law enforcement faced a deadly shootout while serving an arrest warrant in North Carolina, resulting in four officers getting killed and others wounded. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
2 months ago
New York City

Gang member charged with attempted murder after deputy shot in the back

A close call for a sheriff's deputy as a bullet narrowly misses his protective vest during an ambush, leading to attempted murder charges against the shooter. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
3 months ago
Los Angeles

Marina del Rey gunman charged with attempted murder and assault

The Los Angeles County district attorney's office charged Victoryloc Nguyen, 41, with multiple counts related to a shooting incident at a Marina del Rey apartment complex. [ more ]
SFGATE
1 month ago
New York City

3 juveniles arrested in shooting at Oakland graduation ceremony

Three additional suspects arrested in Oakland high school graduation shooting incident. [ more ]
NBC New York
1 month ago
New York City

Police drive into man armed with gun, critically wounding him

Police critically injure man in Brooklyn after pursuit, recovered firearm, another fatal shooting incident reported. [ more ]
www.amny.com
2 months ago
New York City

Queens baby shower shooting leaves man dead, three others wounded: cops | amNewYork

Police are looking for a gunman who opened fire at a baby shower in Queens, killing one man and leaving three others seriously wounded. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
2 months ago
New York City

N. Carolina officers were shot from above, police say

Law enforcement faced a deadly shootout while serving an arrest warrant in North Carolina, resulting in four officers getting killed and others wounded. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
2 months ago
New York City

Gang member charged with attempted murder after deputy shot in the back

A close call for a sheriff's deputy as a bullet narrowly misses his protective vest during an ambush, leading to attempted murder charges against the shooter. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
3 months ago
Los Angeles

Marina del Rey gunman charged with attempted murder and assault

The Los Angeles County district attorney's office charged Victoryloc Nguyen, 41, with multiple counts related to a shooting incident at a Marina del Rey apartment complex. [ more ]
morelaw-enforcement
#legal-proceedings
www.yourlocalguardian.co.uk
1 month ago
London

New Addington man cleared of killing last year now found guilty of fatal shooting

Drug dealer Denzel Kwateng convicted of manslaughter in the fatal shooting of 22-year-old Tyrese Miller but cleared of murder. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

How Gun Violence Spread Across One American City

The killing of Jason Keys was a result of a confounding sequence of events, leading to a tragic outcome involving multiple individuals and firearms. [ more ]
Mission Local
3 months ago
Mission District

24th St. BART Plaza shooter convicted of first-degree murder, faces 82 years to life in prison

Wilson convicted of first-degree murder for shooting at 24th St. BART plaza in 2021.
Incident involved Wilson firing multiple gunshots at victims after an argument, resulting in death and serious injuries. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
4 months ago
Los Angeles

Father convicted of murdering his 4 children and their grandmother in their Lancaster home

Man convicted of murdering his four children and their grandmother in Lancaster home
David shot his children to death and also killed their maternal grandmother with a firearm [ more ]
www.yourlocalguardian.co.uk
1 month ago
London

New Addington man cleared of killing last year now found guilty of fatal shooting

Drug dealer Denzel Kwateng convicted of manslaughter in the fatal shooting of 22-year-old Tyrese Miller but cleared of murder. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

How Gun Violence Spread Across One American City

The killing of Jason Keys was a result of a confounding sequence of events, leading to a tragic outcome involving multiple individuals and firearms. [ more ]
Mission Local
3 months ago
Mission District

24th St. BART Plaza shooter convicted of first-degree murder, faces 82 years to life in prison

Wilson convicted of first-degree murder for shooting at 24th St. BART plaza in 2021.
Incident involved Wilson firing multiple gunshots at victims after an argument, resulting in death and serious injuries. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
4 months ago
Los Angeles

Father convicted of murdering his 4 children and their grandmother in their Lancaster home

Man convicted of murdering his four children and their grandmother in Lancaster home
David shot his children to death and also killed their maternal grandmother with a firearm [ more ]
morelegal-proceedings
#london
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
London

Hackney shooting: three adults and child in serious condition

A child and three adults were shot in a serious incident in north-east London, causing shock and ongoing police investigations. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
1 month ago
London

Child in serious condition and three adults injured in Hackney shooting

Gun violence incident in north-east London leaves child in serious condition and three adults injured. [ more ]
www.hackneygazette.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Child in serious condition and three adults left injured after shooting in Dalston

A shooting in Dalston left a child in serious condition and three adults injured, with no arrests made yet. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
4 months ago
London

Two men convicted over gang shooting in Hackney club

Three men convicted over gang shooting incident in east London nightclub
Violence at Oval Space club between rival gangs led to victim being shot and injured. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
London

Hackney shooting: three adults and child in serious condition

A child and three adults were shot in a serious incident in north-east London, causing shock and ongoing police investigations. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
1 month ago
London

Child in serious condition and three adults injured in Hackney shooting

Gun violence incident in north-east London leaves child in serious condition and three adults injured. [ more ]
www.hackneygazette.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Child in serious condition and three adults left injured after shooting in Dalston

A shooting in Dalston left a child in serious condition and three adults injured, with no arrests made yet. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
4 months ago
London

Two men convicted over gang shooting in Hackney club

Three men convicted over gang shooting incident in east London nightclub
Violence at Oval Space club between rival gangs led to victim being shot and injured. [ more ]
morelondon
#teenagers
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
New York City

18 Charged in Gang Violence That Killed Two 16-Year-Old Boys

Teen gang members charged with violent crimes in Brooklyn. [ more ]
www.amny.com
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Young Brooklyn street gang members indicted for dozen shootings across community, including two murders | amNewYork

Gun violence among teens leading to serious criminal charges in Brooklyn. [ more ]
www.amny.com
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Two teens in Brooklyn shot near middle school in borough's latest episode of gun violence | amNewYork

Brooklyn faces a surge in gun violence with multiple shooting incidents within a short period, emphasizing the need for more resources for youth. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
New York City

Bloody week for NYC teens sees two killed, six wounded in frightening uptick of violence ahead of summer

Tragic increase in violence among NYC teenagers, with two killed and several injured in shootings and stabbings across the five boroughs. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
New York City

Boy, 17, shot at housing complex blocks blocks from Lincoln Center in latest NYC youth violence: cops

Increasing gun violence incidents involving teenagers in NYC. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
New York City

18 Charged in Gang Violence That Killed Two 16-Year-Old Boys

Teen gang members charged with violent crimes in Brooklyn. [ more ]
www.amny.com
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Young Brooklyn street gang members indicted for dozen shootings across community, including two murders | amNewYork

Gun violence among teens leading to serious criminal charges in Brooklyn. [ more ]
www.amny.com
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Two teens in Brooklyn shot near middle school in borough's latest episode of gun violence | amNewYork

Brooklyn faces a surge in gun violence with multiple shooting incidents within a short period, emphasizing the need for more resources for youth. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
New York City

Bloody week for NYC teens sees two killed, six wounded in frightening uptick of violence ahead of summer

Tragic increase in violence among NYC teenagers, with two killed and several injured in shootings and stabbings across the five boroughs. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
New York City

Boy, 17, shot at housing complex blocks blocks from Lincoln Center in latest NYC youth violence: cops

Increasing gun violence incidents involving teenagers in NYC. [ more ]
moreteenagers
#brooklyn
Brooklyn, NY Patch
1 month ago
New York City

15 BK Gang Members Charged For 2 Murders And Multiple Shootings: DA

Youth gang members in Brooklyn were charged with murders and shootings, reflecting the prevalence of gun violence among young individuals in the community. [ more ]
www.amny.com
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Brooklyn woman shot while waiting at bus stop: cops

Gun violence incidents in Brooklyn highlight ongoing safety concerns. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

2 Sentenced to Decades in Prison in 1-Year-Old Brooklyn Boy's Killing

Two Brooklyn gang members sentenced to long prison terms for killing a 1-year-old boy in a stray-bullet shooting. [ more ]
www.amny.com
2 months ago
New York City

Brooklyn man shot in leg while watching the game': cops | amNewYork

Investigation ongoing after man shot outside Brooklyn apartment building with violent history. [ more ]
NBC New York
3 months ago
Brooklyn

11-year-old shot, man dead in Brooklyn gun violence

An 11-year-old and two other individuals were shot in separate incidents in Brooklyn, with one fatality reported.
Police are seeking information from the public in both cases, but currently, no suspects have been identified or arrests made. [ more ]
www.amny.com
3 months ago
Brooklyn

Detectives probe Brooklyn double shooting that left one dead, another wounded | amNewYork

Brooklyn detectives seek gunman after fatal shooting in Brownsville.
No motive established for the shooting as investigation continues. [ more ]
Brooklyn, NY Patch
1 month ago
New York City

15 BK Gang Members Charged For 2 Murders And Multiple Shootings: DA

Youth gang members in Brooklyn were charged with murders and shootings, reflecting the prevalence of gun violence among young individuals in the community. [ more ]
www.amny.com
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Brooklyn woman shot while waiting at bus stop: cops

Gun violence incidents in Brooklyn highlight ongoing safety concerns. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

2 Sentenced to Decades in Prison in 1-Year-Old Brooklyn Boy's Killing

Two Brooklyn gang members sentenced to long prison terms for killing a 1-year-old boy in a stray-bullet shooting. [ more ]
www.amny.com
2 months ago
New York City

Brooklyn man shot in leg while watching the game': cops | amNewYork

Investigation ongoing after man shot outside Brooklyn apartment building with violent history. [ more ]
NBC New York
3 months ago
Brooklyn

11-year-old shot, man dead in Brooklyn gun violence

An 11-year-old and two other individuals were shot in separate incidents in Brooklyn, with one fatality reported.
Police are seeking information from the public in both cases, but currently, no suspects have been identified or arrests made. [ more ]
www.amny.com
3 months ago
Brooklyn

Detectives probe Brooklyn double shooting that left one dead, another wounded | amNewYork

Brooklyn detectives seek gunman after fatal shooting in Brownsville.
No motive established for the shooting as investigation continues. [ more ]
morebrooklyn
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

This Is How Close We Live to Gun Violence

Gun violence impact is widespread, with approximately 47 million Americans now living near a recent gun homicide, showcasing a significant increase since before the pandemic. [ more ]
#community-support
BKReader
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Mother of Brooklyn Man Murdered in Brooklyn Helps Families Honor Loved Ones Posthumously

A mother turns her son's tragic death into a platform for honoring lost loved ones. [ more ]
BBC News
2 months ago
London

Lambeth shooting victim named as Jazmel Patterson-Low

The 26-year-old victim died of a single gunshot wound on the Westbury Estate after an argument flared up resulting in shots being fired. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
New York City

At Least 3 Injured in Shooting at Philadelphia Eid Celebration

Three people were injured, including a 15-year-old armed individual shot by a police officer.
The shooting occurred during the Eid al-Fitr celebration in West Philadelphia where 1,000 people were gathered. [ more ]
www.npr.org
4 months ago
Health

They were injured at the Super Bowl parade. A month later, they feel forgotten

The Bartons' experience at the Super Bowl parade reflects the ongoing public health crisis of gun violence.
Community leaders in Kansas City are grappling with how to support those affected by the shooting incident. [ more ]
BKReader
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Mother of Brooklyn Man Murdered in Brooklyn Helps Families Honor Loved Ones Posthumously

A mother turns her son's tragic death into a platform for honoring lost loved ones. [ more ]
BBC News
2 months ago
London

Lambeth shooting victim named as Jazmel Patterson-Low

The 26-year-old victim died of a single gunshot wound on the Westbury Estate after an argument flared up resulting in shots being fired. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
New York City

At Least 3 Injured in Shooting at Philadelphia Eid Celebration

Three people were injured, including a 15-year-old armed individual shot by a police officer.
The shooting occurred during the Eid al-Fitr celebration in West Philadelphia where 1,000 people were gathered. [ more ]
www.npr.org
4 months ago
Health

They were injured at the Super Bowl parade. A month later, they feel forgotten

The Bartons' experience at the Super Bowl parade reflects the ongoing public health crisis of gun violence.
Community leaders in Kansas City are grappling with how to support those affected by the shooting incident. [ more ]
morecommunity-support
#investigation
The Mercury News
1 month ago
Silicon Valley real estate

Man becomes 15th homicide in San Jose as police probe gunshot killing

Investigation underway for the 15th homicide in San Jose involving a male victim found dead in an apartment complex. [ more ]
www.amny.com
2 months ago
New York City

Teen in SoHo shot dead during dispute in broad daylight: police and sources | amNewYork

Police searching for gunman who shot and killed 16-year-old in SoHo in broad daylight.
Gun violence rare in 1st Precinct, with first incident reported this year. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
2 months ago
New York City

A high-speed chase in Ontario leads to death of a bystander as well as the suspect

A high-speed chase in Ontario ended tragically with a multicar collision resulting in the deaths of two individuals: a bystander and the suspect. [ more ]
Boston.com
2 months ago
Cars

Gunshots fired into vehicle on I-93 in Braintree in 'potential road rage incident,' police say

Police investigating potential road rage incident where a car was struck by a bullet on I-93 in Braintree. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
3 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Deadly school shooting in Finland blamed on bullying

Bullying was the motive behind a deadly school shooting in Finland.
The 12-year-old shooter claimed he was a victim of bullying.
The suspect wore a mask and headphones and used a handgun licensed by a relative in the attack. [ more ]
www.berkeleyside.org
3 months ago
East Bay food

3 people were wounded in separate Berkeley shootings this week

Berkeley police are investigating three separate shootings that occurred within a week, including one where a child was wounded and one which seemed self-inflicted.
One of the shootings involved a juvenile victim with a non-life-threatening gunshot wound, another a self-inflicted wound resulting in charges against a man with a felony conviction. [ more ]
The Mercury News
1 month ago
Silicon Valley real estate

Man becomes 15th homicide in San Jose as police probe gunshot killing

Investigation underway for the 15th homicide in San Jose involving a male victim found dead in an apartment complex. [ more ]
www.amny.com
2 months ago
New York City

Teen in SoHo shot dead during dispute in broad daylight: police and sources | amNewYork

Police searching for gunman who shot and killed 16-year-old in SoHo in broad daylight.
Gun violence rare in 1st Precinct, with first incident reported this year. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
2 months ago
New York City

A high-speed chase in Ontario leads to death of a bystander as well as the suspect

A high-speed chase in Ontario ended tragically with a multicar collision resulting in the deaths of two individuals: a bystander and the suspect. [ more ]
Boston.com
2 months ago
Cars

Gunshots fired into vehicle on I-93 in Braintree in 'potential road rage incident,' police say

Police investigating potential road rage incident where a car was struck by a bullet on I-93 in Braintree. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
3 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Deadly school shooting in Finland blamed on bullying

Bullying was the motive behind a deadly school shooting in Finland.
The 12-year-old shooter claimed he was a victim of bullying.
The suspect wore a mask and headphones and used a handgun licensed by a relative in the attack. [ more ]
www.berkeleyside.org
3 months ago
East Bay food

3 people were wounded in separate Berkeley shootings this week

Berkeley police are investigating three separate shootings that occurred within a week, including one where a child was wounded and one which seemed self-inflicted.
One of the shootings involved a juvenile victim with a non-life-threatening gunshot wound, another a self-inflicted wound resulting in charges against a man with a felony conviction. [ more ]
moreinvestigation
#mass-shootings
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

Uvalde Families Sue Instagram and Activision Over Promotion of Guns

The families of schoolchildren in Robb Elementary School shooting filed lawsuits against Instagram, Call of Duty, and a gun manufacturer for allegedly contributing to the gunman's training. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
4 months ago
US politics

A surge of illegal homemade machine guns has helped fuel gun violence in the US

Illegal weapon conversion leads to increased gun violence
Use of conversion devices in recent mass shootings [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

Uvalde Families Sue Instagram and Activision Over Promotion of Guns

The families of schoolchildren in Robb Elementary School shooting filed lawsuits against Instagram, Call of Duty, and a gun manufacturer for allegedly contributing to the gunman's training. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
4 months ago
US politics

A surge of illegal homemade machine guns has helped fuel gun violence in the US

Illegal weapon conversion leads to increased gun violence
Use of conversion devices in recent mass shootings [ more ]
moremass-shootings
#fatal-shooting
New York Post
1 month ago
New York City

2 dead, 1 injured in early morning Bronx shooting

Gun violence in New York City, with fatal consequences. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
New York City

Police Officer Is Killed During a Traffic Stop in Queens

A police officer died after being shot in Queens during a traffic stop.
The suspected gunman was wounded and is being treated for his injuries. [ more ]
Chicago Tribune
5 months ago
Chicago

Man fatally wounded, another man left in critical condition in shooting in East Garfield Park neighborhood, police say

Fatal shooting in East Garfield Park
Victims inside vehicle shot by an assailant [ more ]
New York Post
1 month ago
New York City

2 dead, 1 injured in early morning Bronx shooting

Gun violence in New York City, with fatal consequences. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
New York City

Police Officer Is Killed During a Traffic Stop in Queens

A police officer died after being shot in Queens during a traffic stop.
The suspected gunman was wounded and is being treated for his injuries. [ more ]
Chicago Tribune
5 months ago
Chicago

Man fatally wounded, another man left in critical condition in shooting in East Garfield Park neighborhood, police say

Fatal shooting in East Garfield Park
Victims inside vehicle shot by an assailant [ more ]
morefatal-shooting
The Art Newspaper - International art news and events
1 month ago
Design

Maurizio Cattelan is the latest artist to take aim at US gun culture-but he's hardly the first

Context plays a crucial role in interpreting high-concept art like Maurizio Cattelan's work. [ more ]
#nypd
BKReader
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Two People Shot in Crown Heights, Police Investigating

Community expresses concern over frequent gun violence incidents near Albany Houses Community Center. [ more ]
BKReader
2 months ago
Brooklyn

Armed Man Fatally Shot by NYPD in Flatbush

Police shot armed suspect in East Flatbush after witnessing a fight where a gun was brandished. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
New York City

NYC man opens fire in subway station, faces attempted murder charge

A 30-year-old man is facing attempted murder charge for firing a gun at a Harlem subway station, with no injuries reported. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
New York City

Armed assault suspect shot dead by NYPD-federal task force during 'violent struggle' inside NYC store: police

A gun-wielding assault suspect was shot dead by a joint NYPD-federal task force in Manhattan after a violent struggle. [ more ]
New York Post
3 months ago
New York City

Top ATF agent in NYC reflects on gun violence after his mom was gunned down when he was a teen

ATF agent in NYC has personal motivation due to childhood trauma.
DeVito's efforts focus on enhancing collaboration between NYPD and ATF for tracking crime guns. [ more ]
BKReader
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Two People Shot in Crown Heights, Police Investigating

Community expresses concern over frequent gun violence incidents near Albany Houses Community Center. [ more ]
BKReader
2 months ago
Brooklyn

Armed Man Fatally Shot by NYPD in Flatbush

Police shot armed suspect in East Flatbush after witnessing a fight where a gun was brandished. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
New York City

NYC man opens fire in subway station, faces attempted murder charge

A 30-year-old man is facing attempted murder charge for firing a gun at a Harlem subway station, with no injuries reported. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
New York City

Armed assault suspect shot dead by NYPD-federal task force during 'violent struggle' inside NYC store: police

A gun-wielding assault suspect was shot dead by a joint NYPD-federal task force in Manhattan after a violent struggle. [ more ]
New York Post
3 months ago
New York City

Top ATF agent in NYC reflects on gun violence after his mom was gunned down when he was a teen

ATF agent in NYC has personal motivation due to childhood trauma.
DeVito's efforts focus on enhancing collaboration between NYPD and ATF for tracking crime guns. [ more ]
morenypd
#youth-crime
QNS
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Brooklyn man who was cleared in the murder of 14-year-old girl, indicted for attempted murder of teen in Middle Village last July: DA - QNS

Injustice can occur even after a legal exoneration. [ more ]
Boston.com
2 months ago
Boston

Fundraiser started for family of 14-year-old killed in Worcester

Family seeks financial support for funeral expenses. [ more ]
QNS
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Brooklyn man who was cleared in the murder of 14-year-old girl, indicted for attempted murder of teen in Middle Village last July: DA - QNS

Injustice can occur even after a legal exoneration. [ more ]
Boston.com
2 months ago
Boston

Fundraiser started for family of 14-year-old killed in Worcester

Family seeks financial support for funeral expenses. [ more ]
moreyouth-crime
New York Post
1 month ago
New York City

Boy, 13, hit by stray bullet on way to pick up siblings at NYC park as cops crash their cruiser while responding to scene: sources

A 13-year-old boy was hit by a stray bullet in the Bronx, highlighting the danger of gun violence for youth in the community. [ more ]
#community-impact
BKReader
2 months ago
Brooklyn

East Flatbush Family Claims Teen Killed in SoHo Was Trying to Stop a Fight When Fatally Sho

The article highlights the tragic death of a 16-year-old boy who was shot while trying to break up a fight in SoHo. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
New York City

Beloved pooch hit by stray bullet in NYC home dies of injuries: 'She was a beautiful dog'

A family dog was tragically shot by a stray bullet, leading to her eventual death, causing immense grief to her owners and community. [ more ]
BKReader
2 months ago
Brooklyn

East Flatbush Family Claims Teen Killed in SoHo Was Trying to Stop a Fight When Fatally Sho

The article highlights the tragic death of a 16-year-old boy who was shot while trying to break up a fight in SoHo. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
New York City

Beloved pooch hit by stray bullet in NYC home dies of injuries: 'She was a beautiful dog'

A family dog was tragically shot by a stray bullet, leading to her eventual death, causing immense grief to her owners and community. [ more ]
morecommunity-impact
#police-investigation
www.independent.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Woman shot in crossfire of drive-by shooting' in north London

A woman was shot in a drive-by shooting in north London, caught in the crossfire between two cars. [ more ]
The Mercury News
2 months ago
New York City

Family fight in East Bay gets out of control. Son fires shot at father who stabs son to subdue situation

A 38-year-old man in Oakley shot at his father with a shotgun, leading to a struggle where the father ended up stabbing his son. [ more ]
eastbaytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

Family fight in East Bay gets out of control. Son fires shot at father who stabs son to subdue situation

A 38-year-old man in Oakley was shot at and stabbed by his father during a struggle over a gun.
The incident involved the son threatening his parents, discharging a shotgun, and being ultimately disarmed by his mother. [ more ]
Audacy
2 months ago
New York City

NYC SHOOTINGS: Man, 32, killed on Bronx street; teen boys gunned down at Bronx park, Brooklyn gas station

Severe gun violence in New York City with three shootings in one evening resulting in fatalities and injuries. [ more ]
silive
3 months ago
Brooklyn

NYPD: Robbers pistol-whipped, fired gun at victim in holdup on Staten Island

Victim robbed, pistol-whipped, and shot at in West Brighton.
Police investigating incident where $2,500, identification, and a cell phone were stolen. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Woman shot in crossfire of drive-by shooting' in north London

A woman was shot in a drive-by shooting in north London, caught in the crossfire between two cars. [ more ]
The Mercury News
2 months ago
New York City

Family fight in East Bay gets out of control. Son fires shot at father who stabs son to subdue situation

A 38-year-old man in Oakley shot at his father with a shotgun, leading to a struggle where the father ended up stabbing his son. [ more ]
eastbaytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

Family fight in East Bay gets out of control. Son fires shot at father who stabs son to subdue situation

A 38-year-old man in Oakley was shot at and stabbed by his father during a struggle over a gun.
The incident involved the son threatening his parents, discharging a shotgun, and being ultimately disarmed by his mother. [ more ]
Audacy
2 months ago
New York City

NYC SHOOTINGS: Man, 32, killed on Bronx street; teen boys gunned down at Bronx park, Brooklyn gas station

Severe gun violence in New York City with three shootings in one evening resulting in fatalities and injuries. [ more ]
silive
3 months ago
Brooklyn

NYPD: Robbers pistol-whipped, fired gun at victim in holdup on Staten Island

Victim robbed, pistol-whipped, and shot at in West Brighton.
Police investigating incident where $2,500, identification, and a cell phone were stolen. [ more ]
morepolice-investigation
Miami Herald
2 months ago
New York City

Miami-Dade detectives were patrolling neighborhood, cops say. Then 2 men shot at them

The incident involved two Miami-Dade men shooting at police detectives, almost injuring them, leading to robbery intervention and fraud investigation. [ more ]
London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com
2 months ago
France politics

Prison guards shot dead as masked gunmen free a 'highly dangerous' drugs boss travelling to jail

Masked gunmen freed a 'highly dangerous' drugs boss in a violent prison van attack in France. [ more ]
The Nation
2 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Racism Can Kill Black People Even When a Black Finger Pulls the Trigger

Second line parades in New Orleans carry cultural, political, and historical significance. [ more ]
#community-safety
www.mercurynews.com
2 months ago
New York City

Murder charges filed in fatal shooting near Oakland courthouse

Gun violence in Oakland led to unprovoked shooting resulting in victim's death. [ more ]
www.yourlocalguardian.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Clapham who hid loaded gun in children's clothes drawer jailed

A man in Clapham was jailed for hiding a loaded gun in a children's clothes drawer, along with other weapons and drugs, linked to gang violence in south London. [ more ]
www.npr.org
2 months ago
Education

Where gun violence is common, some students say physical safety is a top concern

Gun violence is a harsh reality for students in urban communities, impacting them emotionally and academically. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
2 months ago
New York City

Murder charges filed in fatal shooting near Oakland courthouse

Gun violence in Oakland led to unprovoked shooting resulting in victim's death. [ more ]
www.yourlocalguardian.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Clapham who hid loaded gun in children's clothes drawer jailed

A man in Clapham was jailed for hiding a loaded gun in a children's clothes drawer, along with other weapons and drugs, linked to gang violence in south London. [ more ]
www.npr.org
2 months ago
Education

Where gun violence is common, some students say physical safety is a top concern

Gun violence is a harsh reality for students in urban communities, impacting them emotionally and academically. [ more ]
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#youth-violence
New York Post
2 months ago
New York City

Teen fatally shot by bike-riding gunman in Soho ID'd as Brooklyn student

The 16-year-old victim of a shooting outside a Soho hotel has been identified as Mahki Brown. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
New York City

Man Sentenced to 30 Years in Fatal Shooting of 14-Year-Old

Man sentenced to 30 years for mistakenly killing 14-year-old
Decline in crime before pandemic, followed by rise in gun violence [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
New York City

Teen fatally shot by bike-riding gunman in Soho ID'd as Brooklyn student

The 16-year-old victim of a shooting outside a Soho hotel has been identified as Mahki Brown. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
New York City

Man Sentenced to 30 Years in Fatal Shooting of 14-Year-Old

Man sentenced to 30 years for mistakenly killing 14-year-old
Decline in crime before pandemic, followed by rise in gun violence [ more ]
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#safety-concerns
www.standard.co.uk
3 months ago
London

Terrifying moment Tottenham gunman shoots at rival gang members as shoppers run for cover

A gunman in North London, Ricardo Anderson, shot at rivals in a busy street, causing panic among shoppers and children. Police emphasized the severity of the incident and the ongoing dispute between gangs. [ more ]
New York Post
4 months ago
New York City

'Traumatized' medical worker who filmed bloody subway mayhem will 'never again' ride NYC rails: 'My body keeps shaking'

Sherri Paul, traumatized after witnessing subway chaos, vows to never ride NYC rails again.
Incident involving aggressive behavior, knife, and gun on NYC subway leaves one critical. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
3 months ago
London

Terrifying moment Tottenham gunman shoots at rival gang members as shoppers run for cover

A gunman in North London, Ricardo Anderson, shot at rivals in a busy street, causing panic among shoppers and children. Police emphasized the severity of the incident and the ongoing dispute between gangs. [ more ]
New York Post
4 months ago
New York City

'Traumatized' medical worker who filmed bloody subway mayhem will 'never again' ride NYC rails: 'My body keeps shaking'

Sherri Paul, traumatized after witnessing subway chaos, vows to never ride NYC rails again.
Incident involving aggressive behavior, knife, and gun on NYC subway leaves one critical. [ more ]
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#crime
Miami Herald
3 months ago
Miami

New details emerge in shocking road rage shooting near Miami airport that left 1 dead

A road rage incident in Miami escalated to fatal gun violence, resulting in charges of second-degree murder. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
3 months ago
East Bay (California)

Man gets 21-year prison term for killing pregnant woman in Berkeley

Berkeley man sentenced to 21 years in prison for shooting, killing pregnant woman in car.
The victim's family expresses disappointment in the lenient sentence given to the perpetrator. [ more ]
Miami Herald
3 months ago
Miami

New details emerge in shocking road rage shooting near Miami airport that left 1 dead

A road rage incident in Miami escalated to fatal gun violence, resulting in charges of second-degree murder. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
3 months ago
East Bay (California)

Man gets 21-year prison term for killing pregnant woman in Berkeley

Berkeley man sentenced to 21 years in prison for shooting, killing pregnant woman in car.
The victim's family expresses disappointment in the lenient sentence given to the perpetrator. [ more ]
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Truthout
3 months ago
Left-wing politics

Abortion Bans and Divorce Restrictions Are Dangerous Combo for Pregnant People

States with abortion restrictions have higher rates of peripartum homicide, emphasizing the link between reproductive rights, domestic violence, and gun violence. [ more ]
#victim-impact
www.independent.co.uk
3 months ago
UK news

Four jailed after sawn-off shotgun fired at funeral crowd in Euston

Gang jailed for drive-by shooting at funeral leaving a young girl injured. [ more ]
www.kilburntimes.co.uk
3 months ago
London

Four jailed for shooting girls, 7 and 11, outside Euston funeral

Gun violence incident resulted in serious harm, multiple convictions, and impactful victim statements. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
3 months ago
UK news

Four jailed after sawn-off shotgun fired at funeral crowd in Euston

Gang jailed for drive-by shooting at funeral leaving a young girl injured. [ more ]
www.kilburntimes.co.uk
3 months ago
London

Four jailed for shooting girls, 7 and 11, outside Euston funeral

Gun violence incident resulted in serious harm, multiple convictions, and impactful victim statements. [ more ]
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Los Angeles Times
3 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Opinion: My son was killed with a gun. Like too many California parents, I don't know who did it

Closure through solving homicides is essential for healing and breaking cycles of violence. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
Education

Before Teacher Was Shot, Assistant Principal Was Warned First Grader Had a Gun

The shooting of an elementary teacher was preceded by significant lapses in school administration.
Despite multiple warnings and requests to search the student, the assistant principal did not take appropriate action. [ more ]
#school-shooting
www.npr.org
3 months ago
Education

Ex-assistant principal charged with child neglect in case of boy who shot teacher

Former assistant principal charged with felony child neglect after a student brought a gun to class and shot a teacher.
Rare criminal charges against school officials following school shootings highlight a case in Virginia elementary school. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
3 months ago
Education

One killed, two wounded as child opens fire at Finnish school

Three children wounded, one killed in primary school shooting in Finland.
High gun ownership in Finland but rare gun violence incidents. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
4 months ago
US politics

James Crumbley, father of Michigan school attacker, guilty of manslaughter

Parents James and Jennifer Crumbley found guilty of manslaughter related to their son's high school shooting.
Both parents will be sentenced on April 9 with manslaughter carrying a penalty of up to 15 years in prison. [ more ]
www.npr.org
3 months ago
Education

Ex-assistant principal charged with child neglect in case of boy who shot teacher

Former assistant principal charged with felony child neglect after a student brought a gun to class and shot a teacher.
Rare criminal charges against school officials following school shootings highlight a case in Virginia elementary school. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
3 months ago
Education

One killed, two wounded as child opens fire at Finnish school

Three children wounded, one killed in primary school shooting in Finland.
High gun ownership in Finland but rare gun violence incidents. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
4 months ago
US politics

James Crumbley, father of Michigan school attacker, guilty of manslaughter

Parents James and Jennifer Crumbley found guilty of manslaughter related to their son's high school shooting.
Both parents will be sentenced on April 9 with manslaughter carrying a penalty of up to 15 years in prison. [ more ]
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New York Post
3 months ago
New York City

Ex-con busted on drug, gun charges at NYC subway station works for anti-violence group in the Bronx

An ex-con working for an anti-violence group was arrested for gun and drug charges in a New York subway station.
The organization, Bronx Rises Against Gun Violence, uses the Cure Violence model to engage with communities affected by gun violence. [ more ]
Brooklyn Paper
3 months ago
Brooklyn

'Say his name': Canarsie neighbors protest gun violence after murder of local teen * Brooklyn Paper

Local community rallying against gun violence in response to mistaken identity murder
The Cure Violence campaign utilizes local community members to prevent violence. [ more ]
#police-response
www.standard.co.uk
3 months ago
London

Murder probe as 21-year-old man shot dead in West Kensington

A young man was shot dead in West Kensington on Easter Monday.
The incident is part of a murder investigation with no arrests made yet. [ more ]
BKReader
3 months ago
Brooklyn

Young Man Fatally Shot in Daylight Attack, Police Investigate

Police in Brooklyn are searching for a shooter who killed a 21-year-old man.
The shooting incident occurred at the corner of Belmont and Euclid Avenues in East New York on March 28. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
3 months ago
London

Murder probe as 21-year-old man shot dead in West Kensington

A young man was shot dead in West Kensington on Easter Monday.
The incident is part of a murder investigation with no arrests made yet. [ more ]
BKReader
3 months ago
Brooklyn

Young Man Fatally Shot in Daylight Attack, Police Investigate

Police in Brooklyn are searching for a shooter who killed a 21-year-old man.
The shooting incident occurred at the corner of Belmont and Euclid Avenues in East New York on March 28. [ more ]
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www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
New York City

Mayor Eric Adams Grapples With Two Shocking Acts of Violence

Recent tragedies in NYC highlight persistent safety concerns despite efforts to improve public safety and city recovery post-pandemic. [ more ]
New York Post
3 months ago
New York City

Two dead in apparent murder-suicide, four injured in overnight NYC shootings

Gun violence incidents reported in Queens, Bronx, and East Harlem.
Multiple victims injured in separate shootings, some suspects at large. [ more ]
New York Post
4 months ago
New York City

Harrowing video shows men clashing moments before NYC subway shooting as frantic riders scramble for doors: 'Babies on here!'

The violent clash in a Brooklyn subway car led to one man shooting the other with his own gun.
The commuters pleaded for the men to stop fighting, highlighting the panic and chaos in the train. [ more ]
New York Post
4 months ago
New York City

Woman shot in Queens after arguing with gunman on bus

1. A 19-year-old woman was shot in the hip after an argument on a Queens bus.
2. The gunman fled the scene after the shooting. [ more ]
www.npr.org
4 months ago
US politics

Meet the public health researchers trying to rein in America's gun violence crisis

Gun violence is a deadly and costly public health crisis in the U.S.
Sparse federal funding and restrictions hinder research on gun violence. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
4 months ago
US politics

Three Men Face Federal Gun Charges in Kansas City Super Bowl Parade Shooting

Three men charged in firearms trafficking case linked to Kansas City shooting
Importance of enforcing federal firearms laws to prevent illegal trafficking. [ more ]
#violence-prevention
QNS.com
4 months ago
Mental health

Council Members, who are part of the 'Hood Caucus,' roll out plan to tackle social media usage and gun violence - QNS.com

Legislation introduced to address social media addiction and gun violence
Bills aim to study social media effects on mental health and establish violence prevention programs [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
4 months ago
London

Dad shot dead in Catford did not deserve what happened to him' says best friend

Shaquille Graham was shot in Catford Broadway.
Luke Wilson pays tribute to Shaquille as a great dad who was never involved in trouble. [ more ]
QNS.com
4 months ago
Mental health

Council Members, who are part of the 'Hood Caucus,' roll out plan to tackle social media usage and gun violence - QNS.com

Legislation introduced to address social media addiction and gun violence
Bills aim to study social media effects on mental health and establish violence prevention programs [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
4 months ago
London

Dad shot dead in Catford did not deserve what happened to him' says best friend

Shaquille Graham was shot in Catford Broadway.
Luke Wilson pays tribute to Shaquille as a great dad who was never involved in trouble. [ more ]
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The Nation
4 months ago
Social justice

Nebraska's New Racist "Stand Your Ground" Law Puts Us All in Danger

The memory of Trayvon Martin is invoked as gun violence threats and racism persist. Stand your ground laws are linked to rising gun deaths and racist violence. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
4 months ago
Silicon Valley real estate

Arrests made in San Jose gang-related triple shooting

Two suspects arrested in gang-related triple shooting
One suspect found with 3D-printed handgun [ more ]
The Mercury News
4 months ago
East Bay (California)

Gunfire in East Oakland results in man's death

Gunfire incident resulted in a 57-year-old man dying in East Oakland.
12th homicide in Oakland for the year, with police seeking information for leads. [ more ]
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