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July 09, 2014
Sandy Hook shooting responders honored

Sandy Hook shooting responders honored

Connecticut State Police honored more than 300 people, including state and local police, firefighters, emergency dispatchers, paramedics, psychiatrists and forensic examiners - Full Story
July 07, 2014

States look to gun seizure law after mass killings

As officials across the country grapple with how to prevent mass killings, some are turning to a gun seizure law pioneered in Conn. 15 years ago - Full Story
July 03, 2014

NM boy in school shooting gets maximum sentence

12-year-old boy opened fire in a middle school gym earlier this year - Full Story
June 28, 2014
Dad of UCSB mass murderer hopes to prevent killings

Dad of UCSB mass murderer hopes to prevent killings

Father of the young man who killed six and injured 13 near UCSB last month says it's his "duty" to help prevent future mass killings - Full Story
June 27, 2014

Ga. schools resist arming teachers despite new law

School leaders are turning down a new option to arm teachers, arguing that it doesn't make kids any safer - Full Story
June 26, 2014
Teen who planned massacre idolized Columbine gunman

Teen who planned massacre idolized Columbine gunman

Minn. teen accused of planning to massacre his family and high school classmates mocked the attacks on the Boston Marathon and Sandy Hook Elementary School as "pretty lame" - Full Story
June 18, 2014
Can ballistic blankets protect kids from shooters, disasters?

Can ballistic blankets protect kids from shooters, disasters?

Ballistic blanket promises protection against 90 percent of weapons used in U.S. school shootings - Full Story
June 12, 2014

New gun control bills introduced in response to Calif. massacre

Officers investigating allegations that a person may be a danger to himself or others would be required to first check a state database to determine whether the person owns firearms - Full Story
June 11, 2014
Ore. school shooter had weapons, ammo hidden in guitar case

Ore. school shooter had weapons, ammo hidden in guitar case

15-year-old gunman had an assault rifle, handgun and several magazines of ammo hidden in a guitar case and duffel bag when he rode a school bus to the campus - Full Story
June 10, 2014
Gunman kills student, injures teacher in Ore. school shooting

Gunman kills student, injures teacher in Ore. school shooting

Police responded Tuesday to reports of a shooting at Reynolds High School in Troutdale shortly after 8 a.m. - Full Story



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