By TAMARA LUSH and RUSS BYNUM , Associated Press JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) 08/27 — A champion gamer’s decision to open fire Sunday afternoon during a video competition — killing two people and wounding nine others before killing himself — has prompted calls from gamers for more security at esports tournaments.
By MEG KINNARD, Associated Press COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) 07/12 — A white supremacist has been sentenced to nearly three years in prison for illegally buying a gun authorities say he planned to use in a hate crime attack similar to the South Carolina church shootings.
By MARI YAMAGUCHI, Associated Press TOKYO (AP) 06/26 — Police said a knife-wielding man slashed and killed an officer in a neighborhood police station in northern Japan on Tuesday,
By TERRY SPENCER, Associated Press PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) 06/14 — An unarmed security monitor who critics say could have stopped the Florida high school massacre was suspended last year for sexually harassing two female students,
By NATALIYA VASILYEVA, Associated Press MOSCOW (AP) 03/26 — With the fire alarms silent and staff reportedly nowhere to be seen, a fire at a shopping mall packed with children and their parents on the first weekend of the school recess killed 64 people in Russia’s Siberia.
By CAROLYN THOMPSON, Associated Press 02/22 – In the aftermath of yet another mass school shooting, President Donald Trump says that if one of the victims,
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) 02/01 — Fans attending the Super Bowl in Minneapolis will have the chance to go through security screening off-site, and out of the elements.Read more »
By MICHAEL MELIA, Associated Press NEW CANAAN, Conn. (AP) 12/10 — The setting could not be more different, but David Wannagot says he applies some of the same skills from his 30-year police career to his new role as a school sentry.
By SADIE GURMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 11/08 — The Texas church massacre is providing a familiar frustration for law enforcement: FBI agents are unable to unlock the gunman’s encrypted cellphone to learn what evidence it might hold.
By KEN RITTER, Associated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) 10/18 — The gunman who unleashed the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history first wounded an unsuspecting hotel security guard in a hallway who promptly radioed for help,
By KEN RITTER, Associated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) 10/18 — The cancellation of scheduled TV interviews last week by a hotel security guard wounded by the Las Vegas shooter raised questions Tuesday about the location of a key witness to the deadliest shooting in modern U.S.
By KEN RITTER, Associated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) 10/14 — The gunman who sprayed more than 1,000 bullets into a Las Vegas country music concert also took shots at jet fuel tanks and targeted police officers responding to the scene,
By MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press 10/13 – Nearly two weeks after one of the deadliest shootings in modern U.S. history, authorities have yet to sort out the basic facts surrounding the case of a high-stakes video poker player who murdered 58 people from his high-rise hotel room in Las Vegas.
By MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press 10/12 – A revised chronology given by investigators for the Las Vegas massacre is intensifying pressure for police to explain how quickly they responded to what would become the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S.
By COLLEEN LONG and TOM HAYS, Associated Press
NEW YORK (AP) 10/04 — A Las Vegas shooter’s perch in a 32nd-floor hotel room overlooking 22,000 people jammed into a country music festival below is just the kind of nightmare scenario police dread in places where big crowds and high-rises mix.Read more »
KEITH RIDLER, Associated Press BOISE, Idaho (AP) 06/21 — A pet squirrel named Joey who gained fame as a crime-fighter might be more of the lover type.
JILL LAWLESS and GREGORY KATZ, Associated Press MANCHESTER, England (AP) 05/23 — A suicide bomber blew himself up as young concert-goers left a show by the American singer Ariana Grande in the northern English city of Manchester,
SHEILA BURKE, Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) 05/11 — The mother of a Tennessee man who authorities say was killed by bounty hunters filed a wrongful death lawsuit against seven men charged with her son’s death and two bail bond companies.
BOSTON (AP) — The man suspected of killing two engaged doctors in their luxury penthouse condominium once held a security job there, police said.
A Boston Police Department report indicates that Bampumim Teixeira worked at the complex sometime before 2016,
ELLIOT SPAGAT, Associated Press SAN DIEGO (AP) 04/04 — One potential bidder on President Donald Trump’s border wall with Mexico wanted to know if authorities would rush to help if workers came under “hostile attack.”