By REBECCA SANTANA, Associated Press GONZALES, La. (AP) 01/28 — A 21-year-old man suspected of killing his parents and three other people — including a girl he was dating — was arrested Sunday when he drove up with a gun to his grandmother’s house in Virginia,
By AMANDA SEITZ and DON BABWIN, Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) 11/21 — Moments before her ex-fiance fatally shot her in the parking lot of the hospital where she worked,
CHICAGO (AP) 11/20 — The Latest on a shooting at a Chicago hospital (all times local): 7:25 a.m. Chicago police have identified the gunman who killed three people at a hospital as 32-year-old Juan Lopez.Read more »
By AMANDA SEITZ and DON BABWIN, Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) 11/20 — An argument outside a Chicago hospital turned deadly when a man pulled out a gun and killed an emergency room doctor whom he knew,
By CLAUDIA LAUER, Associated Press 09/20 – A gunman opened fire outside a crowded Pennsylvania courtroom Wednesday afternoon, shooting at police and others before an officer fired multiple shots at him,
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) 09/13 — A gunman went on a rampage in Kern County, California, killing his wife and four other people before shooting himself to death,
By KATHLEEN FOODY and JONATHAN DREW, Associated Press FREDERICK, Colo. (AP) 08/17 — Shanann Watts’ Facebook page painted a portrait of a happy married life — of a woman dedicated to her husband and their two young children.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) 07/18 — A man accused of killing his pregnant ex-girlfriend and a Florida police officer has been appointed the high-priced attorney he asked for last year.Read more »
NEW YORK (AP) 07/7 — A New York City police detective has been released from the hospital hours after he was shot in the leg while chasing a wanted man in Brooklyn.Read more »
By MIKE SCHNEIDER, Associated Press ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) 06/12 — After a standoff of more than 21 hours, officers entered an apartment where a felon with a gun had barricaded himself with four children and found them all dead,
By MELISSA DANIELS and JACQUES BILLEAUD, Associated Press SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) 06/05 — A hunch from a retired detective helped lead police to a man suspected of shooting six people to death in the Phoenix area,
By ROD McGUIRK, Associated Press CANBERRA, Australia (AP) 05/14 — A 61-year-old farmer is suspected of carrying out Australia’s worst mass shooting in 22 years,
By DAVE COLLINS, Associated Press NORTH HAVEN, Conn. (AP) 05/03— A fiery explosion rocked a Connecticut town while police were negotiating with a man who had taken his wife hostage,
By OLGA R. RODRIGUEZ, Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) 04/14 — A woman was drunk when she drove her large family off a Northern California cliff last month and her wife and several children had large amounts of a drug in their systems that can cause drowsiness,
MENDOCINO, Calif. (AP) 04/02 — An SUV carrying a large, free-spirited family from Washington state accelerated straight off a scenic California cliff and authorities said the deadly wreck may have been intentional.Read more »
By RICK CALLAHAN, Associated Press 03/04 – Investigators were trying to figure out why a Central Michigan University student charged with fatally shooting his parents acted so strangely the day before the killings that he was taken to a hospital.
By ED WHITE and MIKE HOUSEHOLDER, Associated Press MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) 03/03 — A 19-year-old student suspected of killing his parents at a Central Michigan University dormitory before running from campus was apprehended early Saturday following an intensive daylong search that included more than 100 police officers,
By GARY FINEOUT, JENNIFER KAY and JOSH REPLOGLE , Associated Press FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) 02/23 — The Florida high school where a former student shot and killed 17 people with an assault-type rifle is reopening for teachers Friday as the community grappled with word that the armed officer on campus did nothing to stop the shooter.
By ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS and MARK GILLISPIE, Associated Press WESTERVILLE, Ohio (AP) 02/11 — Two Ohio police officers responding to a 911 hang-up call were fatally shot on Saturday after entering a townhome in a Columbus suburb and a suspect who police were once warned “carries a gun all the time”
DETROIT (AP) 02/03 — Funeral services have been held for a Detroit police officer fatally wounded as he and his partner responded to a domestic violence complaint.Read more »