By MEG KINNARD, Associated Press COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) 01/04 — Two South Carolina law officers were charged Friday in the deaths of two women who drowned while locked in the back of a sheriff’s department van during Hurricane Florence.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) 12/09 — Documents from the investigation into the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut are shedding light on the gunman’s anger,Read more »
By DYLAN LOVAN, Associated Press LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) 11/15 — Federal prosecutors have charged a white man with federal hate crimes in the killings of two African-Americans at a grocery store last month in Kentucky.
By BEN FINLEY, Associated Press NORFOLK, Va. (AP) 11/16 — The man who tried to assassinate President Ronald Reagan can move out of his mother’s house in Virginia and live on his own,
By AMANDA LEE MYERS, Associated Press MONTCLAIR, Calif. (AP) 11/12 — A second high school coach of the gunman who killed 12 people at a Southern California bar recalled him on Sunday as volatile and intimidating,
By JONATHAN J. COOPER and MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) 11/10 — Authorities trying to make sense of why a gunman killed 12 people at a Southern California bar are not publicly discussing what they’ve learned,
By GARY FINEOUT, Associated Press TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) 11/03 — A brooding military veteran and former teacher who railed at women and blacks in a series of poorly lit videos shot two women to death and wounded five other people at a Florida yoga studio before killing himself.
By MICHAEL BIESECKER and STEPHEN BRAUN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 10/27 — Cesar Sayoc is an amateur body builder and former stripper, a loner with a long arrest record who showed little interest in politics until Donald Trump came along.
By DAVE COLLINS, Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) 10/23 — Some of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooter’s personal belongings, including personal journals containing stories about hurting children and a spreadsheet ranking mass murders,
By TODD RICHMOND and JAMES NORD, Associated Press MIDDLETON, Wis. (AP) 09/21 — The gunman in a Wisconsin workplace shooting was taken to a mental health hospital and barred from buying firearms 14 years ago after telling South Dakota police that his co-workers were “talking bad about him”
By DAVID McFADDEN and MICHAEL KUNZELMAN, Associated Press ABERDEEN, Md. (AP) 09/21 — The woman who killed three people and wounded others before shooting herself to death at a Maryland drugstore warehouse had been diagnosed with a mental illness and used a legally purchased gun in the rampage,
By DAVID McFADDEN and MICHAEL KUNZELMAN, Associated Press ABERDEEN, Md. (AP) 09/21 — A woman working a temporary job at a drugstore warehouse in Maryland got into an argument at work Thursday morning and began shooting colleagues,
By LINDSAY WHITEHURST, Associated Press SALT LAKE CITY (AP) 09/14 — Elizabeth Smart says a woman who helped kidnap her when she was 14 and stood by as she was sexually assaulted should be committed to a mental-health facility after she’s released from prison next week.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) 09/05 — The extensive criminal and drug abuse history of Parkland school suspect Nikolas Cruz’s biological mother could be a key factor in whether he is sentenced to die for the massacre that killed 17 people,
By MICHAEL BIESECKER and DAVID McFADDEN, Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) 08/28— The suspect in a deadly shooting at a Florida video game tournament had previously been hospitalized for mental illness,
By ELAINE THOMPSON and MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press SEATAC, Wash. (AP) 08/11 — A “suicidal” airline employee stole an empty Horizon Air turboprop plane, took off from Sea-Tac International Airport and was chased by military jets before crashing into a small island in the Puget Sound on Friday night,
By CURT ANDERSON, AP Legal Affairs Write FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) 08/10 — A Florida newspaper urged a judge Friday to reject a school board’s effort to have it and two reporters held in contempt for publishing a story on the educational background of Parkland school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz.
By TERRY SPENCER, Associated Press SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) 08/09 — Prosecutors on Wednesday released hours of video interrogation of Florida’s school shooting suspect, footage showing the young man slouching in a chair,
By KEN RITTER, MICHELLE L. PRICE and MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) 08/03 — In the months before unleashing a hail of bullets into a Las Vegas concert crowd,
By TERRY TANG, Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) 06/27 — A man with a history of mental illness grabbed an Arizona state trooper’s gun and killed a rookie in training and wounded another trooper during a fight along an interstate in suburban Phoenix,