Man Used Fake School Shooting As Diversion To Rob Bank, FBI SaysAccording to the FBI, William Francis Minore used a phony school shooting and other similar emergencies as a distraction while he held up banks in Empire and Lake Ann at gunpoint.
Teen Gunman Dead After Being Shot At By School Resource Officer In Maryland High School; 2 Students InjuredA teenager with a handgun shot a girl inside his Maryland high school Tuesday before he was fatally wounded during a confrontation with a school resource officer, a sheriff said.
Parents Turn In Son To Stop School Shooting Plot In MichiganA Michigan high school student who was allegedly planning a deadly school shooting has been taken into custody after his parents alerted police about the threat.
Student At Large After Killing Parents Inside Michigan Dormitory, Police SayPolice released a photo of James Eric Davis Jr., urging the public to call 911 if they see him but also warning that he shouldn't be confronted.
Schools Ban Backpacks To Make Students 'Feel Safe' After Mass ShootingNiles McKinley High School in Ohio is one of the latest schools to ban students from carrying their books in a backpack.
Church To Hold A Controversial Blessing Ceremony For AR-15sThe World Peace and Unification Sanctuary in Newfoundland is inviting couples to bring their semi-automatic rifles to the church on Feb. 28
AR-15 Raffle For Youth Baseball Team Sparks OutrageA youth baseball team in Missouri is drawing national criticism for proceeding with the raffle of an AR-15 assault rifle in the wake of Florida's deadly school shooting that killed 17 people.
Washington Grandmother Stops Another School Shooting Day Before Florida MassacreAccording to police in Everett, Washington, the grandmother of a high school student called 911 after finding disturbing journal entries that described how the 18-year-old was planning to attack his high school.
2 Students, Teacher Wounded In South Carolina Elementary School ShootingA teenager opened fire at a South Carolina elementary school Wednesday, wounding two students and a teacher before the suspect was taken into custody, a law enforcement officer said.
Officials Say Quick Action Prevented 'Unimaginable Disaster' After Gunman Opened Fire Outside Prom In Wisconsin School officials in Wisconsin say officers outside a prom where an 18-year-old opened fire, wounding two students, "prevented what might have otherwise been a disaster of unimaginable proportions."
Police: Student Arrested In Alleged School Threat In Woodbridge; Guns FoundPolice in Woodbridge, New Jersey said a teenager was under arrest Friday following an alleged threat, and weapons were uncovered in his home.
Security Tightened At 3 Brooklyn Schools After Social Media ThreatsA school shooting threat made over social media has prompted police to beef up security at three high schools in Brooklyn.