Latest School shootings News

Student dies after 2 shoot into school van at dismissal time

Jan. 19, 2022 18:14 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Two people fired into a van outside a Pittsburgh school at dismissal time Wednesday afternoon, sending a 15-year-old student to a hospital where he later died, authorities said. Two people reportedly approached the school van outside Oliver Citywide Academy and...

Student shoots, wounds another teen at Florida high school

Jan. 19, 2022 16:59 PM EST

SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — A 16-year student at a central Florida high school shot another student three times Wednesday, sending the campus into lockdown, officials said. The suspect was taken into custody after a brief search on the campus of Seminole High School by officers and...

Officer shoots man in custody after emergency room scuffle

Jan. 15, 2022 08:04 AM EST

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — A man in police custody was shot and killed in a North Carolina emergency room early Saturday after scuffling with an officer, officials said. The man was in the custody of Durham police and was receiving treatment at Duke University Hospital, news outlets...

3 arrests in 2020 triple-slaying at California high school

Jan. 13, 2022 21:20 PM EST

VISALIA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities investigating the fatal shootings of three teenagers in central California said Thursday they have arrested three men suspected in the killings and two dozen other gang members connected to a drugs and weapons trafficking operation. Jose Carlos...

Not-guilty plea entered for teen in Michigan school shooting

Jan. 12, 2022 15:24 PM EST

A Michigan teenager charged in a mass shooting that left four students dead at his high school made his first appearance in trial court Wednesday. Ethan Crumbley, 15, was arraigned in Oakland County Circuit Court via video from the jail where he is being held on first-degree murder,...

Grambling mayor concerned about GSU's proposal for barrier

Jan. 09, 2022 11:49 AM EST

GRAMBLING, La. (AP) — A proposed $18 million security barrier around Grambling State University could kill the City of Grambling, Mayor Ed Jones said. “I know they don’t want the city to die, and if they’re just making a decision solely looking at the university, that’s...

Official: 30 Nigerian students freed after 7 months

Jan. 09, 2022 06:03 AM EST

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Gunmen have released 30 Nigerian students who spent nearly seven months in captivity, a government official has said, the latest batch in the release of the dozens of Kebbi state students abducted in June. They arrived at the Kebbi state capital on Saturday...

More details emerge about teen in Michigan school shooting

Jan. 07, 2022 16:56 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Two parents charged with their son in a Michigan school shooting failed to get their $500,000 bond reduced Friday, as prosecutors offered new allegations about the teen's hallucinations, passion for guns and boasts about violence. James and Jennifer Crumbley, who are...

Parents charged in fatal Michigan school shooting lose request to get out of jail on lower bail

Jan. 07, 2022 13:48 PM EST
ROCHESTER HILLS, Mich. (AP) — Parents charged in fatal Michigan school shooting lose request to get out of jail on lower bail.

Freeman High School shooter pleads guilty to murder

Jan. 06, 2022 15:31 PM EST

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A former high school student accused of killing one classmate and wounding three others during a shooting at Freeman High School in Washington state in 2017 pleaded guilty on Thursday to one count of premediated murder, three counts of attempted murder and numerous counts of...