school shootings

SEATTLE, WA - JUNE 05:  Students mourn on campus after a shooting at Seattle Pacific University on June 5, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.  A gunman is in custody after four people were shot on campus resulting in one death. (Photo by Mat Hayward/Getty Images)

Students Helped Stop Gunman At Seattle Pacific University

When a lone gunman armed with a shotgun at a small Seattle university stopped firing at students to reload, another student pepper-sprayed him and subdued him with the help of others and prevented more deaths, police said.

06/06/2014

assault rifles

Fontana School District Police Purchase 14 Assault Rifles; Weapons Stored At Schools

The Fontana Unified School District Police Department purchased 14 AR-15 assault weapons to protect students in response to recent shootings across the country, but some school leaders and citizens think it’s a step in the wrong direction.

01/23/2013

Patrick Purdy (credit: CBS13)

Connecticut Shooting Brings Back Painful Memories For Stockton First Responder

Friday’s school shooting in Connecticut brought back painful memories of a shooting at Cleveland Elementary in Stockton back in 1989.

12/14/2012

A woman holds a child as people line up to enter the Newtown Methodist Church near the the scene of an elementary school shooting on December 14, 2012 in Newtown, Connecticut. According to reports, there are about 27 dead, 18 children, after a gunman opened fire in at the Sandy Hook Elementary School. The shooter was also killed.  (Photo by Douglas Healey/Getty Images)

Some Of The Deadliest School Shootings In Recent U.S. History

A gunman at a Connecticut elementary school killed more than two dozen people, including children, on Friday. Here is a look at some other recent school shootings.

12/14/2012