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#Mass Shooting

# mass-shooting - Friday 12 August, 2022

At least 11 people killed in Montenegro shooting
# Cetinje
# Cetinje

At least 11 people killed in Montenegro shooting

Aug 12th 2022, 11:15 PM 24,754 Views 1 Comment

The shooter is believed to have been killed by a local resident.

# mass-shooting - Tuesday 5 July, 2022

Fourth of July parade suspected gunman planned the attack for weeks, US police say
# Illinois
# Illinois

Fourth of July parade suspected gunman planned the attack for weeks, US police say

Jul 5th 2022, 5:53 PM 38,115 Views 38 Comments

Emergency officials said around two dozen people, including children, were treated for gunshot injuries.

# mass-shooting - Monday 4 July, 2022

At least six people dead after shooting at Chicago suburb's Fourth of July parade
# 4 July Shooting
# 4 July Shooting

At least six people dead after shooting at Chicago suburb's Fourth of July parade

Updated Jul 4th 2022, 10:07 PM 61,579 Views 45 Comments
  • Another 24 people have been taken to hospital to be treated for their injuries.
  • Police said a firearm has been recovered, but that authorities are still searching for the suspect.
  • Mayor of Highland Park Nancy Rotering says the community has been "terrorised by an act of violence that has shaken us to our core".
Gunman kills three, leaves three critically wounded at Copenhagen shopping centre
# Mass Shooting
# Mass Shooting

Gunman kills three, leaves three critically wounded at Copenhagen shopping centre

Updated Jul 4th 2022, 7:39 AM 21,397 Views 6 Comments

Police said it was too early to speculate on the motive for the shooting.

# mass-shooting - Wednesday 22 June, 2022

Uvalde school where mass shooting took place to be demolished
# Robb Elementary
# Robb Elementary

Uvalde school where mass shooting took place to be demolished

Updated Jun 22nd 2022, 8:00 AM 19,273 Views 1 Comment

Meanwhile US senators have reached an agreement on a bipartisan gun violence bill.

# mass-shooting - Thursday 2 June, 2022

Four killed in shooting at Oklahoma hospital building
# Tulsa
# Tulsa

Four killed in shooting at Oklahoma hospital building

Updated Jun 2nd 2022, 3:00 PM 62,015 Views 42 Comments

The unidentified gunman was also dead, police said.

# mass-shooting - Thursday 26 May, 2022

Texas shooting: Officials say gunman was in school for around 40 minutes before being killed
# Uvalde
# Uvalde

Texas shooting: Officials say gunman was in school for around 40 minutes before being killed

May 26th 2022, 9:08 AM 23,108 Views 21 Comments

Details of how the mass shooting took place are beginning to emerge.

# mass-shooting - Wednesday 25 May, 2022

Joe Biden says 'we have to act' on gun laws as gunman kills 19 children at elementary school
# Texas
# Texas

Joe Biden says 'we have to act' on gun laws as gunman kills 19 children at elementary school

Updated May 25th 2022, 6:45 AM 121,093 Views 152 Comments
  • The shooting took place at approximately midday local time in Texas.
  • Two adults were also killed during the incident at Robb Elementary in Uvalde County.
  • Texas Governor Greg Abbott said that the 18-year-old gunman had also been killed.

# mass-shooting - Tuesday 5 April, 2022

Second man arrested on gun charges after six killed in Sacramento shooting
# Mass Shooting
# Mass Shooting

Second man arrested on gun charges after six killed in Sacramento shooting

Apr 5th 2022, 4:35 PM 6,741 Views 0 Comments

More than 100 shots were fired early on Sunday in the Californian city.

# mass-shooting - Monday 4 April, 2022

One man arrested in Sacramento mass shooting that left six dead
# Sacramento
# Sacramento

One man arrested in Sacramento mass shooting that left six dead

Updated Apr 4th 2022, 9:31 PM 32,818 Views 7 Comments

Detectives and Swat team members found one handgun during searches of three homes in the area.

# mass-shooting - Sunday 3 April, 2022

At least six dead, 10 wounded in California shooting
# Mass Shooting
# Mass Shooting

At least six dead, 10 wounded in California shooting

Apr 3rd 2022, 5:00 PM 41,224 Views 0 Comments

A video posted online showed people scuffling in the street, then starting to run as gunfire can be heard.

# mass-shooting - Thursday 26 August, 2021

Death sentence upheld for Dylann Roof, white supremacist who killed nine churchgoers
# Charleston
# Charleston

Death sentence upheld for Dylann Roof, white supremacist who killed nine churchgoers

Aug 26th 2021, 9:34 AM 36,497 Views 48 Comments

Roof murdered nine African Americans at their church, during their Bible-study and worship, in 2015.

# mass-shooting - Sunday 13 June, 2021

Texas police seek two suspects over mass shooting
# United States
# United States

Texas police seek two suspects over mass shooting

Jun 13th 2021, 7:44 AM 26,091 Views 18 Comments

A total of 14 people were wounded in the incident in Austin.

# mass-shooting - Sunday 30 May, 2021

Two dead and 20 injured in mass shooting in Miami
# Mass Shooting
# Mass Shooting

Two dead and 20 injured in mass shooting in Miami

Updated May 30th 2021, 6:40 PM 43,484 Views 37 Comments

The killings happened when three people armed with assault rifles fired into a crowd that had gathered for a concert in Hialeah, Florida.

# mass-shooting - Thursday 27 May, 2021

Nine killed by employee in California rail yard mass shooting
# San José
# San José

Nine killed by employee in California rail yard mass shooting

Updated May 27th 2021, 9:20 AM 50,004 Views 29 Comments

The shooting took place at a light rail facility in San Jose.

# mass-shooting - Friday 16 April, 2021

Killer in Indianapolis FedEx shooting identified as 19-year-old former employee
# Indianapolis
# Indianapolis

Killer in Indianapolis FedEx shooting identified as 19-year-old former employee

Updated Apr 16th 2021, 10:10 PM 72,904 Views 98 Comments
  • The suspected shooter has been named as 19-year-old Brandon Scott Hole from Indiana.
  • At a press conference, it was revealed that police seized a gun from the suspected shooter last year.
  • Employees of the company are among the dead, FedEx said. Five people are also wounded.

# mass-shooting - Tuesday 23 March, 2021

Man (21) charged with murder after ten killed in Colorado supermarket shooting
# Boulder
# Boulder

Man (21) charged with murder after ten killed in Colorado supermarket shooting

Updated Mar 23rd 2021, 7:31 PM 87,716 Views 131 Comments
  • Police have charged the suspect with ten counts of murder
  • US President Joe Biden is calling for a ban on assault weapons
  • The attack was the seventh mass killing this year in the US

# mass-shooting - Wednesday 10 February, 2021

One dead and four injured after man opens fire at medical clinic in the US
# Minnesota
# Minnesota

One dead and four injured after man opens fire at medical clinic in the US

Feb 10th 2021, 7:07 AM 17,049 Views 7 Comments

It’s believed the culprit – who was later arrested – had a grievance over medical care he’d received.

# mass-shooting - Saturday 19 September, 2020

Two dead and several injured following shooting at house party in New York state
# Rochester
# Rochester

Two dead and several injured following shooting at house party in New York state

Updated Sep 19th 2020, 2:37 PM 84,569 Views 31 Comments

Police said it was too early to say if there were multiple shooters.

# mass-shooting - Friday 24 April, 2020

Police official says Canada shooting erupted after domestic dispute
# Nova Scotia
# Nova Scotia

Police official says Canada shooting erupted after domestic dispute

Apr 24th 2020, 7:01 AM 23,682 Views 6 Comments

At least 22 people were killed in the rampage.

# mass-shooting - Monday 20 April, 2020

At least 16 people dead following shooting in Canada
# Nova Scotia
# Nova Scotia

At least 16 people dead following shooting in Canada

Updated Apr 20th 2020, 6:44 AM 80,036 Views 38 Comments

The suspect is also dead, police have confirmed.

# mass-shooting - Thursday 27 February, 2020

Employee kills five in shooting rampage at Molson-Coors brewing campus in US
# Milwaukee
# Milwaukee

Employee kills five in shooting rampage at Molson-Coors brewing campus in US

Updated Feb 27th 2020, 6:36 AM 41,882 Views 38 Comments

Authorities offered no immediate motive for the attack.

# mass-shooting - Sunday 9 February, 2020

Thai soldier shot dead after killing 26 and wounding 57 in gun rampage
# Nakhon Ratchasima
# Nakhon Ratchasima

Thai soldier shot dead after killing 26 and wounding 57 in gun rampage

Feb 9th 2020, 7:55 AM 17,174 Views 1 Comment

Authorities said Sergeant Major Jakrapanth Thomma was behind the attack in the north east of the country.

# mass-shooting - Saturday 8 February, 2020

At least 20 dead after Thai soldier goes on gun rampage in shopping centre
# Mass Shooting
# Mass Shooting

At least 20 dead after Thai soldier goes on gun rampage in shopping centre

Updated Feb 8th 2020, 7:10 PM 46,140 Views 16 Comments

A soldier opened fire in the city of Nakhon Ratchasima, also known as Korat.

# mass-shooting - Sunday 1 September, 2019

Death toll in Texas shooting rampage rises to seven
# Gun Control
# Gun Control

Death toll in Texas shooting rampage rises to seven

Updated Sep 1st 2019, 5:20 PM 55,478 Views 64 Comments

Police have identified the suspect as a white man in his mid-30s.

# mass-shooting - Thursday 15 August, 2019

Ohio shooter's parents apologise for 'insensitive' obituary that didn't mention 'terrible tragedy'
# Connor Betts
# Connor Betts

Ohio shooter's parents apologise for 'insensitive' obituary that didn't mention 'terrible tragedy'

Aug 15th 2019, 9:58 PM 34,656 Views 0 Comments

Nine people were killed in the mass shooting in Dayton, Ohio earlier this month.

# mass-shooting - Tuesday 13 August, 2019

Police divided on whether gunman in Ohio shooting intentionally killed his sister
# Mass Shooting
# Mass Shooting

Police divided on whether gunman in Ohio shooting intentionally killed his sister

Aug 13th 2019, 10:44 PM 23,434 Views 0 Comments

Nine people were killed and a further 16 people were injured in a mass shooting on 4 August.

# mass-shooting - Thursday 8 August, 2019

Trump says he had 'amazing day' after meeting victims of latest mass shootings
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

Trump says he had 'amazing day' after meeting victims of latest mass shootings

Aug 8th 2019, 7:37 AM 26,023 Views 73 Comments

The US president faced protests as he met victims in Ohio and Texas, but the White House said he was ‘treated like a rock star’.

# mass-shooting - Tuesday 6 August, 2019

Barack Obama: Americans should reject leaders who 'normalise' racism
# Climate Of Fear
# Climate Of Fear

Barack Obama: Americans should reject leaders who 'normalise' racism

Aug 6th 2019, 8:47 AM 21,398 Views 78 Comments

Obama did not mention President Trump by name.

# mass-shooting - Sunday 4 August, 2019

Gunman's sister among nine killed in Ohio shooting, according to local police
# Ohio
# Ohio

Gunman's sister among nine killed in Ohio shooting, according to local police

Updated Aug 4th 2019, 7:19 PM 109,449 Views 148 Comments

The shooter was shot dead by police.

# mass-shooting - Friday 2 August, 2019

Six people, including child, shot dead in Zagreb
# Croatia
# Croatia

Six people, including child, shot dead in Zagreb

Aug 2nd 2019, 10:11 AM 37,691 Views 18 Comments

The suspect took his own life, police have confirmed.

# mass-shooting - Friday 5 April, 2019

Judge orders that mosque terror attack suspect undergoes mental health assessments
# New Zealand
# New Zealand

Judge orders that mosque terror attack suspect undergoes mental health assessments

Apr 5th 2019, 7:38 AM 18,540 Views 0 Comments

Brenton Tarrant has been charged with 50 counts of murder and 39 counts of attempted murder.

# mass-shooting - Thursday 4 April, 2019

New Zealand terror attack suspect will face 50 murder charges
# Mass Shooting
# Mass Shooting

New Zealand terror attack suspect will face 50 murder charges

Apr 4th 2019, 2:15 PM 9,637 Views 0 Comments

Australian Brenton Tarrant is due to appear in court tomorrow.

# mass-shooting - Tuesday 2 April, 2019

Bill to tighten New Zealand's gun laws passes by 119 votes to one
# Terror Attack
# Terror Attack

Bill to tighten New Zealand's gun laws passes by 119 votes to one

Apr 2nd 2019, 8:56 AM 21,917 Views 0 Comments

One MP had wanted to stall the legislation but missed his chance when he arrived late after spending too long explaining his plan to the media.

# mass-shooting - Saturday 23 March, 2019

'When it's a white attacker, something happened to him as opposed to him being inherently evil'
# New Zealand
# New Zealand

'When it's a white attacker, something happened to him as opposed to him being inherently evil'

Mar 23rd 2019, 4:00 PM 17,675 Views 0 Comments

An Irish expert explains how the “psychological autopsy” carried out after a terror attack differs depending on who the suspect is.

# mass-shooting - Sunday 17 March, 2019

Man whose wife was killed in NZ terror attack says he forgives gunman, as death toll rises to 50
# Christchurch
# Christchurch

Man whose wife was killed in NZ terror attack says he forgives gunman, as death toll rises to 50

Mar 17th 2019, 8:04 AM 12,665 Views 0 Comments

A three-year-old boy is the youngest known victim of the mass shooting.

# mass-shooting - Saturday 16 March, 2019

Senator punches teen who egged him for blaming New Zealand attack on immigration
# Fraser Anning
# Fraser Anning

Senator punches teen who egged him for blaming New Zealand attack on immigration

Mar 16th 2019, 2:24 PM 78,535 Views 0 Comments

Queensland Senator Fraser Anning drew international condemnation for his comments.

71 year-old who jumped into gunfire to save others is first named victim of New Zealand attacks
# Christchurch
# Christchurch

71 year-old who jumped into gunfire to save others is first named victim of New Zealand attacks

Mar 16th 2019, 1:13 PM 18,931 Views 0 Comments

49 people were killed in the attacks on two mosques in Christchurch yesterday.

Main suspect in New Zealand terror attack appears in court as victims' families prepare for funerals
# Christchurch
# Christchurch

Main suspect in New Zealand terror attack appears in court as victims' families prepare for funerals

Updated Mar 16th 2019, 12:05 PM 52,499 Views 0 Comments

Forty-nine people were killed in shootings at two mosques in Christchurch yesterday.

# mass-shooting - Friday 15 March, 2019

Diarmuid Martin expresses concern over 'anti-Islamic sentiments being expressed in social media in Ireland'
# New Zealand
# New Zealand

Diarmuid Martin expresses concern over 'anti-Islamic sentiments being expressed in social media in Ireland'

Mar 15th 2019, 4:13 PM 19,921 Views 51 Comments

Martin said that some of this anti-Islamic sentiment came from publications “purporting to be of Catholic inspiration”.

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