Articles Tagged with school shooting

North Carolina School Shooting: One Shot At Albemarle High School

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North Carolina school shooting update: An argument between two male students at Albemarle High School is believed to have been the cause of the North Carolina school shooting, according to police reports. One student was reportedly shot in the “lower extremities.” The suspected shooter ultimately surrendered to the police, Albemarle Police Chief William Halliburton told… Read more »

School Shooting Study Blames Student Teacher Conflict More Than Bullying

School Shooting Study Reveals Teachers Major Part Of Tragedy

A new school shooting study has placed the brunt of the blame not on bullying but on student-teacher conflict. According to a study funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research, researchers at Freie Universität Berlin performed a systematic literature search of all available school shooting study research. The goal of the analysis,… Read more »

DHS Unannounced School Shooting Drill Terrifies Students And Staff

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DHS is conducting unannounced school shooting drills, and some students are left terrified from the experience. The Department of Homeland Security conducted a school shooter lockdown at the Glen Ridge High School in New Jersey last week. Only school superintendent Dr. John Mucciolo and Polic Chief Sheila Byron-Lagattutta knew about the active shooter drill. The… Read more »

Hawaii School Shooting: Honolulu High School On Lockdown

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A Honolulu high school is on lockdown after a school shooting in Hawaii. Police officers responded to an emergency call of shots fired at Roosevelt High School at approximately 8:30 am local time. Two victims were reportedly transported from the Nehoa Street school near Punchbowl. Update 4:46 pm – Honolulu police officers shot a 17-year-old… Read more »

South Carolina State University Shooting – One Student Confirmed Injured

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South Carolina State University is on lockdown after a campus shooting. One student victim has been confirmed by local WBTW-TV. SC State University is located in Orangeburg. Reports of shots fired on campus were called into the police department around 2:30 pm local time. Police officers have not yet apprehended the suspected gunman, but are… Read more »

Oklahoma President Denies Reports Of Shooting On University Campus [Update]

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University of Oklahoma President David Boren says there was no shooting on campus Wednesday afternoon. Earlier reports stated that a shooting had taken place on the university campus located in Norman, Oklahoma. The university’s Web site warned of a “shooting on campus,” and advised Oklahoma students to avoid the area around the Gould Hall architecture… Read more »

Purdue University Shooting Reported, Police Investigating [Breaking]

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Purdue University Shooting Update 2:47 pm: Fox News is reporting that the shooting victim noted earlier by multiple news agencies, has died. The Indiana gunman reportedly gave himself up to police officers. Purdue University shooting reports are currently being investigated by local police officers. The college is located in West Lafayette, Indiana. The facility’s website… Read more »

Nevada Shooter’s Parents Might Be Charged

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The Sparks, Nevada shooter’s parents may be charged after Monday morning’s deadly incident at the middle school in the town near Reno, depending on how the now deceased child acquired the gun used. The Nevada shooter’s parents are among the grieving folks in Sparks, as their son is believed to have shot and killed a… Read more »

Nevada School Shooter Said He Was Bullied

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The Nevada school shooting left a beloved teacher dead and two students in the hospital. The 12-year-old suspect opened fire inside Sparks Middle School before turning the gun on himself. Witnesses said the suspect was upset because he was bullied. On the morning of October 21, the suspect walked into school with his parents’ semi-automatic… Read more »

California School Shooting: At Least Two People Shot

Taft Union High School Shooting

Gunshots have been reported at Taft Union High School, a public school located in inland Kern County, California. A dispatcher for the local police station confirmed the gunshots but could not confirm if any fatalities resulted from the shooting. According to the local sheriff’s department, at least two people were shot and the suspected shooter… Read more »

Golden Retrievers Sent To Newton To Comfort Survivors

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In the wake of the horrible massacre that left 20 children and 8 adults dead in Newton, Connecticut, there is another problem of dealing with the trauma those still alive are facing. One Lutheran group, Lutheran Church Charities of Addison, Illinois, is sending in the dogs … literally. The group has sent eight golden retrievers… Read more »

Connecticut: Bristol School Shooting Threat Suspect Arrested

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Bristol, CT – Connecticut police officers arrested an unnamed student for allegedly making threats for a school shooting at Bristol Central High School. The state and the country are still in shock over the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, and the apparent copy-cat style threats are almost too much to comprehend. Police officers noted in… Read more »