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# School Shooting

This month
January 2023
# Virginia
Teacher shot by six-year-old in US school showing 'signs of improvement'
No pupils were injured in the shooting.
Last year
# School Shooting
Brazil school shooting death toll rises to four after teacher dies
The shooter was a former student at the public school he targeted first.
# Brazil
At least three people killed and 11 others injured in school shooting in Brazil
Authorities have arrested the shooter.
# School Shooting
At least three killed in St Louis school shooting, including gunman
The gunman, a former student of the school, fatally shot a teacher and a teenage girl.
# Russia
Death toll rises to 17 in school shooting in Russia as survivors hospitalised in Moscow
The gunman killed himself after he opened fire, officials said.
# uvalde
Officer in charge of Texas school shooting police response fired
Nineteen young children and two teachers were killed by a teenage gunman last May in America’s worst school shooting in a decade.
# uvalde shooting
Investigation finds Texas school shooter left trail of ominous warning signs
Salvador Ramos, 18, murdered 19 children and two teachers in the rampage.
# School Shooting
Uvalde school shooting video shows police waiting in hallway during massacre
The footage from inside the school shows the gunman entering the building with a AR-15 style rifle.
# Texas
Uvalde schools’ police chief quits council after shooting response criticism
It comes after allegations he erred in his response to the mass shooting at Robb Elementary School that left 19 pupils and two teachers dead.
# Texas
Uvalde school police chief put on leave after response called ‘abject failure’
The officer grew up in city where he also spent much of his nearly 30-year career in law enforcement.
# School Shooting
Top Texas officer: Uvalde police response was ‘abject failure’
Steve McCraw said officers would have found the door to the classroom where the assailant was holed up unlocked if they had bothered to check it.
# uvalde shooting
Police chief not told of children's calls during Uvalde shooting: state senator
The 911 calls ‘were not being communicated to the so-called incident commander’, Senator Roland Gutierrez told a news conference
# Texas
Mourners say goodbye to teacher killed in Uvalde shooting and her husband
Irma Garcia was killed in the shooting and her husband Joe died two days later from a heart attack.
# Texas
Uvalde locals grapple with school chief’s role
Pete Arredondo has spent much of a nearly 30-year career in policing in Uvalde, returning in 2020 to take the head police job at the school district.
# uvalde
Families begin to bury children murdered in mass shooting at Texas school
This week alone, funerals are planned for 11 children and teacher Irma Garcia.
# uvalde
Harrowing new accounts emerge from Uvalde's young survivors
US President Joe Biden will visit the town tomorrow.
# uvalde shooting
Husband of teacher slain in Texas massacre dies 'due to grief'
19 students and two teachers were shot dead by a gunman at around midday local time on Tuesday.
# Protest
'We are being held hostage by 50 Senators' - Kerr, LeBron lead sports world fury after school shooting
The Golden State Warriors coach refused to talk about his team’s NBA playoff match with the Dallas Mavericks.
# Texas
Joe Biden says 'we have to act' on gun laws as gunman kills 19 children at elementary school
Two adults and the gunman were also killed during the incident at Robb Elementary in Uvalde County.
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.
# bremerhaven
One person injured in Germany school shooting
Police said the suspected gunman has been arrested and is in police custody.
# Iowa
Six teenagers arrested after 15-year-old killed in US school shooting
The suspects, all from Des Moines, Iowa, are charged with first-degree murder and two counts of attempted murder.
# Michigan
Parents of teenager charged in school shooting to stand trial
The gun used in the Oxford High School shooting was given to Ethan Crumbley as an early Christmas present, prosecutors have said.
All time
# Ethan Crumbley
Judge delays case against parents of teenager accused over Michigan school shooting
Prosecutor Karen McDonald asked that the Michigan community be given ‘time to heal’ during the holiday season.
Larry Donnelly: The gun culture in the land of my birth is truly abhorrent
As the US deals with the aftermath of yet another school shooting, our columnist is filled with deep shame about the pervasive gun culture in his country.
# Ethan Crumbley
Parents of teenager accused over Michigan school shooting arrested
They were charged after investigators in Michigan said the husband bought the gun used by Ethan Crumbley.
# Texas
18-year-old student suspected in Texas school shooting in custody
The shooting stemmed from a fight that broke out in a classroom.
# heritage high school
At least two injured in US high school shooting
Police are on the scene.
# Kazan
At least nine dead, most of them children, in Russian school shooting
Reports from the scene said nine people, including children, were killed in the attack and 16 injured.
# US Shooting
Girl arrested over shooting of three people at Idaho school
Nobody was killed in the incident.
# Garda Investigation
'Shooting 16/01/20': Gardaí called after Wicklow school shooting threats made online and on toilet wall
A garda spokesman confirmed there is an investigation underway.
# Torreon
Primary student kills teacher and wounds five others in Mexico school shooting
The incident took place in the northern Mexico city of Torreon.
# Los Angeles
Teenager who killed two students in US school shooting dies as police still hunt for motive
“It still remains a mystery why,” Sheriff Alex Villanueva told a press conference.
# gun control
CCTV video shows Parkland school shooter telling student to leave before the massacre
Nikolas Cruz killed 17 students and staff in the shooting.
# North Dublin
Garda investigation launched after threat to carry out shooting at north Dublin school
It is understood that threats against school staff were made on social media last night.
# nikolas cruz
Parkland shooter who killed 17 - 'Give my $800,000 inheritance to my victims' families'
Nikolas Cruz stands to inherit the equivalent of €647,000 following the death of his mother last November.
# Sorry
Fox News host Laura Ingraham apologises for mocking Florida shooting survivor online
Several advertisers announced they were dropping Fox News in light of Ingraham’s comments.
# School Shooting
Student shooter dead and two injured in shooting at US high school in Maryland
Great Mills High School says the incident has been “contained”.
# crackdown
Florida passes bill to restrict guns and arm some teachers
Last month’s mass shooting at a Florida school took 17 lives.
# Florida
Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz formally charged with 17 counts of murder
17 people were shot dead at Stoneman Douglas High School on 14 February.
# School Shooting
Officer called a 'coward' by Donald Trump says he thought school shooting was outside the building
Trump says he would have tackled the shooter without a weapon.