Latest Workplace violence News

2 cargo workers shot at warehouse near Miami airport

Jan. 14, 2022 06:59 AM EST

MIAMI (AP) — Two airport cargo workers were shot in a workplace dispute at a warehouse near Miami International Airport, police said. The gunfire erupted Thursday night at the cargo building west of the airport, Miami-Dade police said in a news release. A dayslong...

Airline worker fatally shot at El Paso airport parking lot

Nov. 21, 2021 11:16 AM EST

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Police on Sunday continued investigating the death of a Southwest Airlines worker who was shot near an employee parking lot at the airport in El Paso. Police say they were dispatched to the airport Friday night on an aggravated robbery call and...

Carnival worker fires shot, hits 91-year-old Florida woman

Nov. 19, 2021 09:34 AM EST

MARGATE, Fla. (AP) — A carnival worker shot fired a gun into the air during an argument with a co-worker and the bullet went through the window of a nearby assisted living facility and struck a 91-year-old woman, police said. Authorities said the bullet traveled some...

Man shot, killed on 1st day of work at Alabama company

Nov. 17, 2021 16:17 PM EST

PINSON, Ala. (AP) — A man working his first shift at a manufacturing plant near Birmingham was shot to death early Wednesday by a fellow employee with whom court records show he had difficulties earlier this year, authorities said. Deputies found the body of a man who...

'Mean girls' and heels: Transcripts shed light on Cuomo saga

Nov. 11, 2021 15:53 PM EST

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Former New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo appeared pugilistic and paranoid at times in an 11-hour deposition, made public Wednesday, denying the sexual harassment allegations that forced him from office while ascribing political motives to the people investigating his behavior....

Air Force report: Nearly half in survey saw abuse, violence

Nov. 09, 2021 18:58 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — More than half of Air Force and Space Force personnel who responded to a survey said they've experienced some type of mental or physical abuse in the past two years, ranging from workplace bullying and hazing to rape or murder, according to a report released Tuesday, ...

US McDonald's workers strike to protest workplace harassment

Oct. 26, 2021 18:15 PM EDT

McDonald’s workers in 12 U.S. cities walked off the job Tuesday to protest what they say is an ongoing problem of sexual harassment and violence in the company’s stores. Several hundred workers were expected to participate in Chicago, Houston, Miami, Detroit and other...