Latest School shootings News

Police: 4 NC A&T State University students shot off-campus

Oct. 1, 2020 6:55 AM EDT

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Four North Carolina A&T State University students were wounded during a shooting off-campus Wednesday afternoon, police said. Greensboro Police Spokesperson Ron Glenn said the shooting happened around 4 p.m. at an off-campus apartment complex, news outlets reported. The school...

Police: Father of bullied Missouri student threatened school

Sep. 30, 2020 6:08 PM EDT

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — The father of a bullied Missouri junior high student was charged Wednesday with making a terrorist threat after allegedly saying he would shoot everyone in the school office, police said. Kenneth Hicks, 35, was arrested Tuesday after authorities were contacted by a Kum N Go employee...

One shot dead, one injured at college student gathering

Sep. 28, 2020 11:09 AM EDT

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Authorities are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred at an illegal gathering of hundreds of college students at a Delaware park. Dover Police said a 20-year-old Delaware State University student was killed and a 22-year-old man was wounded when gunfire erupted shortly after 9:30...

Police identify man killed in double shooting at Salem park

Sep. 25, 2020 3:49 PM EDT

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Salem police have identified 18-year-old Andrew Rosas as the person shot to death Tuesday night in a park. An 18-year-old woman who was also shot remains in stable condition at a local hospital, The Statesman Journal reported. The shooting happened around 10:45 p.m. at Hoover School...

Teen relative charged in killing Miami High football coach

Sep. 25, 2020 11:46 AM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — A 15-year-old relative of a high school football coach has been arrested and charged with fatally shooting him and stealing money from his home, Miami-Dade police said. The teen, who has a history of mental issues, faces second-degree murder and armed grand theft charges, according to an...

Court: $300K total liability cap for school shooting victims

Sep. 24, 2020 5:45 PM EDT

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Supreme Court ruled Thursday that a school district can't be forced to pay more than $300,000 total to the victims or their families in the Parkland high school massacre that left 17 people dead and another 17 wounded. Justices unanimously sided with Broward County...

Fight follows murder sentence in Ramsey County

Sep. 22, 2020 12:23 PM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A family fight following a sentencing for murder at the Ramsey County Courthouse caused deputies to lock down the building before gunshots were fired outside nearby in a shooting believed to be related to the argument. No one was injured in the shooting several blocks from the...

Police: High school football coach fatally shot in home

Sep. 21, 2020 8:22 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — A South Florida high school football coach was fatally shot at his home Monday morning, authorities said. Responding officers found Miami Senior High School football coach Corey Smith, 46, suffering from several gunshot wounds, according to a Miami-Dade police news release. Fire rescue...

19-year-old fatally shot near Missouri State campus

Sep. 19, 2020 3:34 PM EDT

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say a 19-year-old was fatally shot near the Missouri State University campus in Springfield. The Springfield News-Leader reports that police responded around 9:15 p.m. Friday after a 911 caller heard gunshots and found Kenneth Wright wounded. Police say Wright was...

Police: Shooting leaves college student dead, 2 injured

Sep. 18, 2020 4:53 PM EDT

TERRE HAUTE, IND. (AP) — An 18-year-old Indiana State University student died early Friday from a shooting outside a college house party, police said. Valentina Delva of Indianapolis was pronounced dead after the 1:55 a.m. shooting, Terre Haute Police Chief Shawn Keen said. Two males at the party also were...