Latest Workplace violence News

Wife denies shooting co-worker in beheading case

May. 18, 2022 16:02 PM EDT

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The wife of a New Hampshire man accused of killing her co-worker after he discovered they were texting — and then forcing her to behead him — denied shooting him Wednesday, and testified that both were brutally assaulted by her husband in the hours leading up to the death...

Police arrest man in fatal shooting at aerospace company

May. 15, 2022 12:03 PM EDT

HAMPTON, Va. (AP) — A 29-year-old Virginia man has been charged with second-degree murder in a fatal shooting inside an aerospace company plant, police said. Hampton police said in a news release that Alonzo Trower Jr., of Hampton, has also been charged with use of a firearm in the...

Man fatally shot inside Virginia aerospace company plant

May. 14, 2022 14:56 PM EDT

HAMPTON, Va. (AP) — Police in Virginia are investigating a fatal shooting early Saturday inside an aerospace company plant in Hampton. Hampton police said officers responded to a call for a shooting at Howmet Aerospace shortly after midnight Saturday. A man was declared dead at the...

Kicker's lawsuit could shed light on Meyer's time with Jags

May. 11, 2022 13:14 PM EDT

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Placekicker Josh Lambo's lawsuit against the Jacksonville Jaguars could uncover more details about former coach Urban Meyer's tumultuous NFL tenure. Lambo's attorney is seeking a host of records pertaining to Meyer's time with the team, including “any...

Man arrested after killing co-worker at Janesville business

Apr. 28, 2022 08:57 AM EDT

JANESVILLE, Wis. (AP) — A new employee opened fire at a Janesville business, killing a co-worker as bullets ricocheted around a room, according to police. The 23-year-old Evansville man claimed he was being bullied by co-workers in the seven days he had been working at Precision...

New Mexico fines film company over Alec Baldwin shooting

Apr. 20, 2022 17:31 PM EDT

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico workplace safety regulators on Wednesday issued the maximum possible fine of nearly $137,000 against a film production company for firearms safety failures on the set of “Rust” where actor and producer Alec Baldwin fatally shot a cinematographer in October. ...

Safety failures in accidental movie-set shooting by Alec Baldwin prompt maximum fine by state workplace regulators

Apr. 20, 2022 12:11 PM EDT
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Safety failures in accidental movie-set shooting by Alec Baldwin prompt maximum fine by state workplace regulators.

Families of 5 killed in Indiana FedEx shooting file lawsuit

Apr. 11, 2022 16:15 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Relatives of five of the eight people who were shot and killed last year at an Indianapolis FedEx warehouse by a former employee sued the shipping giant and a security company on Monday, accusing them of negligence and failing to ensure that the workplace was safe. ...

Gunman dead after firing more than 100 rounds, officer hurt

Apr. 06, 2022 13:31 PM EDT

ROSEVILLE, Minn. (AP) — A gunman fired more than 100 rounds in his suburban Minneapolis neighborhood, seriously wounding a police officer before the suspect was shot and later died, police said Wednesday. Officers in Roseville responded to a report of shots fired around 7:30 p.m....

Man kills self after shooting girlfriend at Texas beef plant

Apr. 01, 2022 13:20 PM EDT

SAN ANGELO, Texas (AP) — A man fatally shot himself after shooting and injuring his girlfriend Friday at the West Texas beef processing plant where they both worked, police said. San Angelo police said officers responded to the shooting at Lone Star Beef Processors at about 8:30...