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www.dailybulletin.com
1 month ago
New York City

5 attempted murder counts dropped against California high school student, who pleads to intimidation

A student accused of plotting a school shooting pleaded no contest to witness intimidation, with multiple charges dropped in a plea agreement. [ more ]
euronews
2 months ago
Education

Video. Serbia mourns: vigil for victims of historic school shooting

The traumatic effects of the first school shooting in Serbia are widespread, affecting students, families, and the nation as a whole. [ more ]
www.sbsun.com
3 months ago
Education

California high school student, accused of plotting a school shooting, ordered to stand trial on attempted-murder charges

Obsessive online behaviors and planning around school shootings may constitute a direct step leading to conviction. [ more ]
www.dailybulletin.com
1 month ago
New York City

5 attempted murder counts dropped against California high school student, who pleads to intimidation

A student accused of plotting a school shooting pleaded no contest to witness intimidation, with multiple charges dropped in a plea agreement. [ more ]
euronews
2 months ago
Education

Video. Serbia mourns: vigil for victims of historic school shooting

The traumatic effects of the first school shooting in Serbia are widespread, affecting students, families, and the nation as a whole. [ more ]
www.sbsun.com
3 months ago
Education

California high school student, accused of plotting a school shooting, ordered to stand trial on attempted-murder charges

Obsessive online behaviors and planning around school shootings may constitute a direct step leading to conviction. [ more ]
morelegal-proceedings
#lawsuit
www.mercurynews.com
1 month ago
New York City

Uvalde school shooting: Families sue Texas state police over botched response

Families of Uvalde shooting victims file lawsuit against state police officers. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

Uvalde Settles With Victims' Families Over School Shooting

The city of Uvalde, Texas, reached a settlement with families of children shot at Robb Elementary School, promising police force overhaul and $2 million. [ more ]
BKReader
2 months ago
Education

NYC School Shooting Victim's Family Files Lawsuit

Teenage girl shot outside school leads to lawsuit against Williamsburg Charter High School. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
1 month ago
New York City

Uvalde school shooting: Families sue Texas state police over botched response

Families of Uvalde shooting victims file lawsuit against state police officers. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

Uvalde Settles With Victims' Families Over School Shooting

The city of Uvalde, Texas, reached a settlement with families of children shot at Robb Elementary School, promising police force overhaul and $2 million. [ more ]
BKReader
2 months ago
Education

NYC School Shooting Victim's Family Files Lawsuit

Teenage girl shot outside school leads to lawsuit against Williamsburg Charter High School. [ more ]
morelawsuit
#wisconsin
ABC7 San Francisco
2 months ago
New York City

Student shot to death outside Wisconsin middle school was wielding a pellet gun, state DOJ says

A student was fatally shot outside a Wisconsin middle school while carrying a pellet gun, prompting an investigation by the state Department of Justice. [ more ]
Boston.com
2 months ago
Education

Police killed student outside Wisconsin school after reports of someone with a weapon, official says

Police shot and killed a student outside a middle school in Wisconsin after reports of someone with a weapon, prompting an hourslong lockdown.
Some details about the incident were provided, but key questions remain unanswered, leaving uncertainty about the exact circumstances of the shooting. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
2 months ago
New York City

Student shot to death outside Wisconsin middle school was wielding a pellet gun, state DOJ says

A student was fatally shot outside a Wisconsin middle school while carrying a pellet gun, prompting an investigation by the state Department of Justice. [ more ]
Boston.com
2 months ago
Education

Police killed student outside Wisconsin school after reports of someone with a weapon, official says

Police shot and killed a student outside a middle school in Wisconsin after reports of someone with a weapon, prompting an hourslong lockdown.
Some details about the incident were provided, but key questions remain unanswered, leaving uncertainty about the exact circumstances of the shooting. [ more ]
morewisconsin
#community-impact
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Education

Wisconsin police kill student who came to middle school with a gun

School shooting incident in Wisconsin resulted in the death of a student, causing a lockdown and extensive reunification efforts. [ more ]
time.com
2 months ago
Education

Active Shooter Neutralized'Outside Wisconsin Middle School

Children fled in terror after gunshots at a Wisconsin middle school, no injuries reported inside school. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Education

Wisconsin police kill student who came to middle school with a gun

School shooting incident in Wisconsin resulted in the death of a student, causing a lockdown and extensive reunification efforts. [ more ]
time.com
2 months ago
Education

Active Shooter Neutralized'Outside Wisconsin Middle School

Children fled in terror after gunshots at a Wisconsin middle school, no injuries reported inside school. [ more ]
morecommunity-impact
#law-enforcement
New York Post
2 months ago
Education

Student, 18, killed after being shot multiple times outside Texas high school, suspect in custody: officials

An 18-year-old student died in a shooting outside Bowie High School in Texas, leading to increased safety measures in schools. [ more ]
Washington Post
3 weeks ago
US news

Former Uvalde school police chief indicted in botched response to shooting

Former Uvalde school police chief indicted for botched response to shooting at Robb Elementary. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 weeks ago
US news

Schools Police Chief Indicted in Uvalde Shooting Response

Former chief of Uvalde school district police indicted over actions during a school shooting, charged with abandoning/endangering a child. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
Education

Student, 18, killed after being shot multiple times outside Texas high school, suspect in custody: officials

An 18-year-old student died in a shooting outside Bowie High School in Texas, leading to increased safety measures in schools. [ more ]
Washington Post
3 weeks ago
US news

Former Uvalde school police chief indicted in botched response to shooting

Former Uvalde school police chief indicted for botched response to shooting at Robb Elementary. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 weeks ago
US news

Schools Police Chief Indicted in Uvalde Shooting Response

Former chief of Uvalde school district police indicted over actions during a school shooting, charged with abandoning/endangering a child. [ more ]
morelaw-enforcement
#gun-violence
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
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.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.nytimes.com
5 months ago
Education

4 Students Shot Outside Atlanta High School

Four students were shot in the parking lot of an Atlanta high school.
The students were taken to a hospital and treated for non-life-threatening injuries. [ more ]
Miami Herald
6 months ago
Education

Student accused of shooting another at Miami Northwestern is identified. They are 15

A 15-year-old student has been arrested for shooting another student at Miami Northwestern Senior High after a boys' basketball game.
The accused shooter is charged with attempted murder, aggravated battery, and firearm-related offenses. [ 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
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.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.nytimes.com
5 months ago
Education

4 Students Shot Outside Atlanta High School

Four students were shot in the parking lot of an Atlanta high school.
The students were taken to a hospital and treated for non-life-threatening injuries. [ more ]
Miami Herald
6 months ago
Education

Student accused of shooting another at Miami Northwestern is identified. They are 15

A 15-year-old student has been arrested for shooting another student at Miami Northwestern Senior High after a boys' basketball game.
The accused shooter is charged with attempted murder, aggravated battery, and firearm-related offenses. [ more ]
moregun-violence
#finland
time.com
3 months ago
Education

12-Year-Old Held After School Shooting in Finland. What to Know

A 12-year-old child died and two others were wounded in a school shooting in Finland.
The suspect, also 12 years old, was later detained in a different area of Helsinki after fleeing the scene. [ more ]
www.dw.com
3 months ago
Education

Finland: One dead in primary school shooting DW 04/02/2024

The shooting incident in Vantaa, Finland involved minors, with one child confirmed dead.
The incident took place at Viertola school, with the suspect being a 12-year-old minor. [ more ]
Washington Post
3 months ago
Education

Finnish 12-year-old opens fire on classmates, wounding 3

Finnish police detained a 12-year-old student on suspicion of opening fire at a school in Vantaa, injuring at least three fellow students.
School shootings are uncommon in Finland, but the country has experienced four such incidents in the last 35 years, leading to stricter gun laws. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 months ago
Education

Three children injured in Finland school shooting

Three children injured in a shooting at a primary school in Finland.
Suspect, also a minor, apprehended after the incident. [ more ]
time.com
3 months ago
Education

12-Year-Old Held After School Shooting in Finland. What to Know

A 12-year-old child died and two others were wounded in a school shooting in Finland.
The suspect, also 12 years old, was later detained in a different area of Helsinki after fleeing the scene. [ more ]
www.dw.com
3 months ago
Education

Finland: One dead in primary school shooting DW 04/02/2024

The shooting incident in Vantaa, Finland involved minors, with one child confirmed dead.
The incident took place at Viertola school, with the suspect being a 12-year-old minor. [ more ]
Washington Post
3 months ago
Education

Finnish 12-year-old opens fire on classmates, wounding 3

Finnish police detained a 12-year-old student on suspicion of opening fire at a school in Vantaa, injuring at least three fellow students.
School shootings are uncommon in Finland, but the country has experienced four such incidents in the last 35 years, leading to stricter gun laws. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 months ago
Education

Three children injured in Finland school shooting

Three children injured in a shooting at a primary school in Finland.
Suspect, also a minor, apprehended after the incident. [ more ]
morefinland
New York Post
3 months ago
New York City

2 teens shot, one critically, after broad daylight gunfire erupts outside NJ school

Two teens shot outside Newark high school, one critical condition
Shooting incident near school raises concerns about safety in the area [ more ]
#parental-accountability
www.dw.com
4 months ago
US politics

US: Father of school shooter found guilty of manslaughter DW 03/15/2024

Parents convicted of involuntary manslaughter in school shooting case
Parents face up to 15 years in prison for providing gun to their son [ more ]
time.com
4 months ago
US politics

What the First Convictions of a School Shooter's Parents Could Mean for Gun Control in the U.S.

Parents convicted of involuntary manslaughter for their child's mass shooting.
Debate on parents' culpability in crimes committed by their children. [ more ]
www.dw.com
4 months ago
US politics

US: Father of school shooter found guilty of manslaughter DW 03/15/2024

Parents convicted of involuntary manslaughter in school shooting case
Parents face up to 15 years in prison for providing gun to their son [ more ]
time.com
4 months ago
US politics

What the First Convictions of a School Shooter's Parents Could Mean for Gun Control in the U.S.

Parents convicted of involuntary manslaughter for their child's mass shooting.
Debate on parents' culpability in crimes committed by their children. [ more ]
moreparental-accountability
#involuntary-manslaughter
Washington Post
4 months ago
US politics

Father of Oxford shooter found guilty of involuntary manslaughter

James Crumbley convicted of involuntary manslaughter for his son's school shooting.
The jury found James Crumbley guilty of all four involuntary manslaughter counts after an eight-day trial. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
4 months ago
US politics

James Crumbley found guilty in his son's school shooting

Parents found guilty of involuntary manslaughter for failing to secure gun and address son's mental turmoil.
Father's conviction related to failing to respond adequately to son's troubling behaviors and providing access to a handgun. [ more ]
time.com
5 months ago
US politics

Michigan School Shooter's Mother Jennifer Crumbley Found Guilty of Manslaughter

Jennifer Crumbley, the mother of a school shooter, was convicted of involuntary manslaughter for her negligence in the deaths of four students.
Prosecutors argued that Crumbley failed to inform the school about her family's guns and failed to secure a gun and ammunition at home.
The jury asked if they could infer anything from prosecutors not presenting evidence on how the shooter got access to a gun, but the judge ruled that they could only consider admitted evidence. [ more ]
Boston.com
5 months ago
US politics

Jury finds Michigan school shooter's mother Jennifer Crumbley guilty of manslaughter

Jennifer Crumbley has been convicted of involuntary manslaughter in relation to the school shooting incident that took place in 2021.
Prosecutors argue that Jennifer Crumbley failed to inform the school about the family's guns, including the gun used by her son in the shooting. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
5 months ago
US politics

Jury gets manslaughter case against Michigan school shooter's mother

The jury has begun deliberations in the trial of a school shooter's mother, who is charged with involuntary manslaughter for the deaths of four students in 2021.
Prosecutors argue that the mother was negligent in failing to inform the school about the family's guns, including the one used in the shooting.
The jury asked the judge if they could infer anything from the prosecution's failure to present evidence on how the shooter obtained the gun. [ more ]
Boston.com
5 months ago
US politics

Jury gets manslaughter case against Michigan school shooter's mother

Jennifer and James Crumbley are the first parents to be charged in a mass school shooting committed by their child.
Jennifer Crumbley is facing trial for involuntary manslaughter in the deaths of four students. [ more ]
Washington Post
4 months ago
US politics

Father of Oxford shooter found guilty of involuntary manslaughter

James Crumbley convicted of involuntary manslaughter for his son's school shooting.
The jury found James Crumbley guilty of all four involuntary manslaughter counts after an eight-day trial. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
4 months ago
US politics

James Crumbley found guilty in his son's school shooting

Parents found guilty of involuntary manslaughter for failing to secure gun and address son's mental turmoil.
Father's conviction related to failing to respond adequately to son's troubling behaviors and providing access to a handgun. [ more ]
time.com
5 months ago
US politics

Michigan School Shooter's Mother Jennifer Crumbley Found Guilty of Manslaughter

Jennifer Crumbley, the mother of a school shooter, was convicted of involuntary manslaughter for her negligence in the deaths of four students.
Prosecutors argued that Crumbley failed to inform the school about her family's guns and failed to secure a gun and ammunition at home.
The jury asked if they could infer anything from prosecutors not presenting evidence on how the shooter got access to a gun, but the judge ruled that they could only consider admitted evidence. [ more ]
Boston.com
5 months ago
US politics

Jury finds Michigan school shooter's mother Jennifer Crumbley guilty of manslaughter

Jennifer Crumbley has been convicted of involuntary manslaughter in relation to the school shooting incident that took place in 2021.
Prosecutors argue that Jennifer Crumbley failed to inform the school about the family's guns, including the gun used by her son in the shooting. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
5 months ago
US politics

Jury gets manslaughter case against Michigan school shooter's mother

The jury has begun deliberations in the trial of a school shooter's mother, who is charged with involuntary manslaughter for the deaths of four students in 2021.
Prosecutors argue that the mother was negligent in failing to inform the school about the family's guns, including the one used in the shooting.
The jury asked the judge if they could infer anything from the prosecution's failure to present evidence on how the shooter obtained the gun. [ more ]
Boston.com
5 months ago
US politics

Jury gets manslaughter case against Michigan school shooter's mother

Jennifer and James Crumbley are the first parents to be charged in a mass school shooting committed by their child.
Jennifer Crumbley is facing trial for involuntary manslaughter in the deaths of four students. [ more ]
moreinvoluntary-manslaughter
#parental-responsibility
ABC7 San Francisco
4 months ago
US politics

Before school shooting, Ethan Crumbley wrote he was searching for gun his father had hidden | LIVE

Ethan Crumbley detailed plans to shoot up his school in journal entries, stating he had access to a gun and expressed frustration about lack of help for mental health issues. [ more ]
HuffPost
5 months ago
Parenting

Is Being A 'Bad Mom' A Crime?

Jennifer Crumbley, the mother of the school shooter in Michigan, has been found guilty of charges related to her son's crime.
Crumbley purchased a gun for her son, took him to a shooting range, and ignored offers of mental health treatment for him. [ more ]
english.elpais.com
5 months ago
US politics

Mother of Michigan school shooter convicted of manslaughter

Jennifer Crumbley was convicted of involuntary manslaughter for her role in her son's school shooting.
The guilty verdict was influenced by Crumbley taking her son to a shooting range and her text message encouraging him not to get caught. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
4 months ago
US politics

Before school shooting, Ethan Crumbley wrote he was searching for gun his father had hidden | LIVE

Ethan Crumbley detailed plans to shoot up his school in journal entries, stating he had access to a gun and expressed frustration about lack of help for mental health issues. [ more ]
HuffPost
5 months ago
Parenting

Is Being A 'Bad Mom' A Crime?

Jennifer Crumbley, the mother of the school shooter in Michigan, has been found guilty of charges related to her son's crime.
Crumbley purchased a gun for her son, took him to a shooting range, and ignored offers of mental health treatment for him. [ more ]
english.elpais.com
5 months ago
US politics

Mother of Michigan school shooter convicted of manslaughter

Jennifer Crumbley was convicted of involuntary manslaughter for her role in her son's school shooting.
The guilty verdict was influenced by Crumbley taking her son to a shooting range and her text message encouraging him not to get caught. [ more ]
moreparental-responsibility
Chicago Tribune
5 months ago
Chicago

CPS student killed, two others wounded near Edgewater high school

Three students shot, one fatally near Senn High School in Chicago.
Mayor Brandon Johnson calls for end to violence against young people. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
5 months ago
California

Student, 18, charged with plotting deadly shooting at his Southern California high school

An 18-year-old student in Southern California has been charged with planning a school shooting after investigations revealed his intention to carry out an attack.
The student had an arsenal of guns at his home and had researched school shootings and tactical supplies. [ more ]
#michigan
www.france24.com
5 months ago
US politics

Mother of US school shooter convicted of manslaughter

A Michigan mother has been found guilty of involuntary manslaughter for the actions of her son, who carried out a school shooting.
The mother could face up to 15 years in prison and her husband will be tried separately in March. [ more ]
time.com
7 months ago
US politics

Michigan Teen Gets Life in Prison for Oxford High School Attack

A Michigan teenager has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for killing four students and terrorizing others at Oxford High School.
Life sentences for teenagers are rare in Michigan, but the prosecutor argued that it was appropriate in this case. [ more ]
Chicago Tribune
7 months ago
US politics

Michigan teen gets life in prison for Oxford High School shooting

A teenager has been sentenced to life in prison for killing four students and injuring more at Michigan's Oxford High School in 2021.
Life sentences for teenagers are rare in Michigan, but the judge rejected pleas for a shorter sentence and parole for the perpetrator. [ more ]
www.france24.com
5 months ago
US politics

Mother of US school shooter convicted of manslaughter

A Michigan mother has been found guilty of involuntary manslaughter for the actions of her son, who carried out a school shooting.
The mother could face up to 15 years in prison and her husband will be tried separately in March. [ more ]
time.com
7 months ago
US politics

Michigan Teen Gets Life in Prison for Oxford High School Attack

A Michigan teenager has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for killing four students and terrorizing others at Oxford High School.
Life sentences for teenagers are rare in Michigan, but the prosecutor argued that it was appropriate in this case. [ more ]
Chicago Tribune
7 months ago
US politics

Michigan teen gets life in prison for Oxford High School shooting

A teenager has been sentenced to life in prison for killing four students and injuring more at Michigan's Oxford High School in 2021.
Life sentences for teenagers are rare in Michigan, but the judge rejected pleas for a shorter sentence and parole for the perpetrator. [ more ]
moremichigan
New York Post
5 months ago
US politics

Jury reaches verdict in case against Michigan school shooter's mother

Jennifer Crumbley found guilty in the manslaughter trial of her son's school shooting
Prosecutors argued that Crumbley made the gun accessible and ignored her son's mental health struggles [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
5 months ago
Education

Northern California police arrest 14-year-old boy in shooting of fellow high school student

A 14-year-old boy was arrested for shooting another teenage boy in the parking lot of a Sacramento high school.
The shooting was targeted and the motive is under investigation. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
5 months ago
California

A San Diego high schooler threatened a shooting. Cops found explosives, ghost guns at teen's home

A high school student was taken into custody after making threats to shoot up their school in Poway, California.
During a search of the student's home, officers discovered a stockpile of illegal explosives, untraceable guns, and other weapons. [ more ]
The Atlantic
5 months ago
US politics

To Stop a Shooter

An armed officer, Scot Peterson, stood outside and did not enter the building during the school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.
There were 24 people shot on the first floor of the building, with 11 of them being fatal. [ more ]
#police-response
Washington Post
6 months ago
US news

Uvalde shooting report sharply critical of police response, leaders

Local police failed to recognize and respond effectively to the active shooter situation at Robb Elementary School.
The report criticizes both local and state law enforcement for disorganization and confusion that contributed to the lengthy response time. [ more ]
english.elpais.com
6 months ago
US politics

Justice Department report finds cascading failures' and no urgency' during Uvalde, Texas, shooting

Police in Uvalde, Texas, demonstrated no urgency and failed to treat the school shooting as an active shooter situation.
The Justice Department report identifies failures in communication, leadership, technology, and training that contributed to the crisis. [ more ]
HuffPost
6 months ago
US politics

Justice Department Report Finds 'Cascading Failures' And 'No Urgency' During Uvalde, Texas, Shooting

Police officials in Uvalde, Texas failed to respond urgently and treat the school shooting as an active shooter situation.
The Justice Department report identifies problems with communication, leadership, technology, and training that contributed to the prolonged crisis. [ more ]
New York Post
6 months ago
US politics

Police response to Uvalde school shooting 'demonstrated no urgency,' plagued by 'cascading failures': Justice Department

Police in Uvalde, Texas, demonstrated no urgency in responding to the deadly school shooting and failed to treat it as an active shooter situation.
The Justice Department report identifies a range of problems, including failed communication, leadership, inadequate technology, and training, that contributed to the prolonged crisis. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
6 months ago
US politics

Cascading failures' in police response to Uvalde school shooting, DoJ report finds

The police response to the school shooting in Uvalde, Texas was deemed inadequate and lacking urgency by a justice department report.
The report outlined a series of failures in communication, leadership, technology, and training that prolonged the crisis. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
3 weeks ago
US politics

Indictment accuses former Uvalde schools police chief of delays while shooter was 'hunting' children

The police chief and a former school officer failed to respond effectively during a school shooting, resulting in 21 deaths. They are facing criminal charges. [ more ]
Washington Post
6 months ago
US news

Uvalde shooting report sharply critical of police response, leaders

Local police failed to recognize and respond effectively to the active shooter situation at Robb Elementary School.
The report criticizes both local and state law enforcement for disorganization and confusion that contributed to the lengthy response time. [ more ]
english.elpais.com
6 months ago
US politics

Justice Department report finds cascading failures' and no urgency' during Uvalde, Texas, shooting

Police in Uvalde, Texas, demonstrated no urgency and failed to treat the school shooting as an active shooter situation.
The Justice Department report identifies failures in communication, leadership, technology, and training that contributed to the crisis. [ more ]
HuffPost
6 months ago
US politics

Justice Department Report Finds 'Cascading Failures' And 'No Urgency' During Uvalde, Texas, Shooting

Police officials in Uvalde, Texas failed to respond urgently and treat the school shooting as an active shooter situation.
The Justice Department report identifies problems with communication, leadership, technology, and training that contributed to the prolonged crisis. [ more ]
New York Post
6 months ago
US politics

Police response to Uvalde school shooting 'demonstrated no urgency,' plagued by 'cascading failures': Justice Department

Police in Uvalde, Texas, demonstrated no urgency in responding to the deadly school shooting and failed to treat it as an active shooter situation.
The Justice Department report identifies a range of problems, including failed communication, leadership, inadequate technology, and training, that contributed to the prolonged crisis. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
6 months ago
US politics

Cascading failures' in police response to Uvalde school shooting, DoJ report finds

The police response to the school shooting in Uvalde, Texas was deemed inadequate and lacking urgency by a justice department report.
The report outlined a series of failures in communication, leadership, technology, and training that prolonged the crisis. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
3 weeks ago
US politics

Indictment accuses former Uvalde schools police chief of delays while shooter was 'hunting' children

The police chief and a former school officer failed to respond effectively during a school shooting, resulting in 21 deaths. They are facing criminal charges. [ more ]
morepolice-response
#iowa
www.nytimes.com
6 months ago
New York City

Iowa Teen Who Killed 2 Fellow Students Gets 65 Years in Prison

Iowa teenager Preston Walls has been sentenced to 65 years in prison for shooting and killing two fellow students and injuring the program's founder.
Walls claimed that he shot the victims out of fear for his life, but the victims' families stated that their sons would not have hurt him. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
6 months ago
Education

High School Principal Injured in Iowa School Shooting Has Died

Principal shot in school shooting in Iowa dies from injuries
Gunman in the shooting killed one student and shot five others before dying from a self-inflicted gunshot [ more ]
www.npr.org
6 months ago
Education

The Iowa principal who protected students during a high school shooting has died

Principal Dan Marburger died after putting himself in harm's way to protect students during a school shooting in Iowa.
The shooting occurred on January 4, resulting in the death of an 11-year-old student and injuries to six others. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
6 months ago
Education

Iowa Principal Who Risked His Life to Protect Students In School Shooting Has Died

Iowa principal who protected student during school shooting dies
Principal acted selflessly and put himself in harm's way to protect students [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
6 months ago
New York City

Iowa Teen Who Killed 2 Fellow Students Gets 65 Years in Prison

Iowa teenager Preston Walls has been sentenced to 65 years in prison for shooting and killing two fellow students and injuring the program's founder.
Walls claimed that he shot the victims out of fear for his life, but the victims' families stated that their sons would not have hurt him. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
6 months ago
Education

High School Principal Injured in Iowa School Shooting Has Died

Principal shot in school shooting in Iowa dies from injuries
Gunman in the shooting killed one student and shot five others before dying from a self-inflicted gunshot [ more ]
www.npr.org
6 months ago
Education

The Iowa principal who protected students during a high school shooting has died

Principal Dan Marburger died after putting himself in harm's way to protect students during a school shooting in Iowa.
The shooting occurred on January 4, resulting in the death of an 11-year-old student and injuries to six others. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
6 months ago
Education

Iowa Principal Who Risked His Life to Protect Students In School Shooting Has Died

Iowa principal who protected student during school shooting dies
Principal acted selflessly and put himself in harm's way to protect students [ more ]
moreiowa
#student-safety
HuffPost
6 months ago
Education

Principal Who Put Himself In 'Harm's Way' To Protect Students In Iowa School Shooting Dies

High school principal dies while protecting students during school shooting in Iowa
Principal remembered as a selfless and heroic individual who put himself in harm's way to save others [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 month ago
Education

A gun discharged inside a high school classroom. It took LAUSD 3 days to confirm reports

A gun discharged inside a classroom at Carson High School, contradicting initial reports, with no injuries reported. [ more ]
HuffPost
6 months ago
Education

Principal Who Put Himself In 'Harm's Way' To Protect Students In Iowa School Shooting Dies

High school principal dies while protecting students during school shooting in Iowa
Principal remembered as a selfless and heroic individual who put himself in harm's way to save others [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 month ago
Education

A gun discharged inside a high school classroom. It took LAUSD 3 days to confirm reports

A gun discharged inside a classroom at Carson High School, contradicting initial reports, with no injuries reported. [ more ]
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Miami Herald
6 months ago
Miami

Student shot at Miami Northwestern High following after-school sporting event

Miami-Dade Public Schools increased security at Miami Northwestern Senior High after a student was shot on campus.
The student was taken to the hospital in critical condition and the incident is being investigated by the school district's police unit. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
7 months ago
East Bay food

Oakland: Shooting near Castlemont High triggers lockdown

Castlemont High School in Oakland was briefly locked down after shots were fired near the campus.
Multiple vehicles and buildings were hit by gunfire, and several people were injured by debris. [ more ]
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HuffPost
7 months ago
US politics

Michigan School Shooter Gets Life In Prison

A teenager was sentenced to life in prison for killing four students and injuring others at Oxford High School in Michigan.
Life sentences for teenagers are rare in Michigan, but the judge rejected pleas for a shorter sentence and parole. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
7 months ago
US politics

Michigan teen gets life for killing 4 in school attack

A teenager has been sentenced to life in prison for the shooting at Oxford High School in Michigan in 2021.
Families of the deceased and survivors spoke at the sentencing, expressing their grief and loss. [ more ]
HuffPost
7 months ago
US politics

Michigan School Shooter Gets Life In Prison

A teenager was sentenced to life in prison for killing four students and injuring others at Oxford High School in Michigan.
Life sentences for teenagers are rare in Michigan, but the judge rejected pleas for a shorter sentence and parole. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
7 months ago
US politics

Michigan teen gets life for killing 4 in school attack

A teenager has been sentenced to life in prison for the shooting at Oxford High School in Michigan in 2021.
Families of the deceased and survivors spoke at the sentencing, expressing their grief and loss. [ more ]
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www.aljazeera.com
7 months ago
Education

Student shoots classmate dead in Russian school before killing herself

A 14-year-old girl in Russia shot and killed a classmate and wounded five other children before taking her own life at a school in Bryansk.
Authorities are investigating the motive for the shooting and how the girl gained access to a pump-action shotgun. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
7 months ago
Education

Redondo Beach high school closed after 2nd student brings loaded firearm onto campus

A 10th-grader was arrested for bringing a loaded firearm to Redondo Union High School in Redondo Beach.
Classes were canceled after the second incident in which a student brought a loaded weapon to school. [ more ]
New York Post
8 months ago
Education

California man charged for pointing rifle at elementary school administrator during morning drop-off

A California man has been charged after allegedly pointing a gun at an elementary school administrator during morning drop-offs.
The man drove into the carpool line, stepped out with a rifle, pointed it at the administrator, and then drove off.
The incident occurred at Larchmont Charter Elementary School in West Hollywood. [ more ]
New York Post
8 months ago
US politics

Mother of 6-year-old boy who shot Virginia teacher gets 21 months for using marijuana while owning a gun

Deja Taylor, the mother of a 6-year-old boy who shot his teacher, has been sentenced to 21 months in prison for using marijuana while owning a firearm.
The incident revived a national conversation about gun violence and has led to a lawsuit against the school system.
The federal law banning drug users from having guns remains in effect in many states, including Virginia. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
7 months ago
Education

Student shoots classmate dead in Russian school before killing herself

A 14-year-old girl in Russia shot and killed a classmate and wounded five other children before taking her own life at a school in Bryansk.
Authorities are investigating the motive for the shooting and how the girl gained access to a pump-action shotgun. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
7 months ago
Education

Redondo Beach high school closed after 2nd student brings loaded firearm onto campus

A 10th-grader was arrested for bringing a loaded firearm to Redondo Union High School in Redondo Beach.
Classes were canceled after the second incident in which a student brought a loaded weapon to school. [ more ]
New York Post
8 months ago
Education

California man charged for pointing rifle at elementary school administrator during morning drop-off

A California man has been charged after allegedly pointing a gun at an elementary school administrator during morning drop-offs.
The man drove into the carpool line, stepped out with a rifle, pointed it at the administrator, and then drove off.
The incident occurred at Larchmont Charter Elementary School in West Hollywood. [ more ]
New York Post
8 months ago
US politics

Mother of 6-year-old boy who shot Virginia teacher gets 21 months for using marijuana while owning a gun

Deja Taylor, the mother of a 6-year-old boy who shot his teacher, has been sentenced to 21 months in prison for using marijuana while owning a firearm.
The incident revived a national conversation about gun violence and has led to a lawsuit against the school system.
The federal law banning drug users from having guns remains in effect in many states, including Virginia. [ more ]
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www.theguardian.com
3 weeks ago
New York City

Families of Uvalde shooting victims push for more arrests after indictments: Why only two people?'

Families of school shooting victims in Uvalde, Texas call for more accountability following indictment of former police chief. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
1 month ago
Education

Six years after Parkland school massacre, the bloodstained building will finally be demolished

Demolition of Parkland school building where shooting occurred starts, symbolizing healing process for victims' families and community. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 weeks ago
New York City

Families of Uvalde shooting victims push for more arrests after indictments: Why only two people?'

Families of school shooting victims in Uvalde, Texas call for more accountability following indictment of former police chief. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
1 month ago
Education

Six years after Parkland school massacre, the bloodstained building will finally be demolished

Demolition of Parkland school building where shooting occurred starts, symbolizing healing process for victims' families and community. [ more ]
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ABC7 San Francisco
3 weeks ago
Education

Former Uvalde school police chief and officer face charges in Robb Elementary shooting, reports say

Former school officials criminally charged for child endangerment following shooting incident. [ more ]
Scary Mommy
1 month ago
Education

Sandy Hook Principal Remembers Shooting Victims In Moving Graduation Moment

The article reflects on the 12th anniversary of the Sandy Hook tragedy and how a class honors the 20 classmates lost in the school shooting. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

Hell No!' Biden Fumes At Trump's Past Response to a Mass Shooting

President Biden criticized Trump for his response to a school shooting, emphasizing the urgency for gun control measures like banning assault weapons and implementing universal background checks. [ more ]
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