By MARIA DANILOVA and LARRY FENN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 03/29 — A new federal study says armed security officers are becoming more prevalent at America’s schools as a heated debate rages over whether teachers and other school officials should carry guns.
By MATTHEW BARAKAT and JESSE J. HOLLAND, Associated Press GREAT MILLS, Md. (AP) 03/21 — In the latest school shooting in America, the gunfire was over and done with in less than a minute.
By TERRY SPENCER, Associated Press FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) 03/15 — Security video shows a Florida sheriff’s deputy going toward the high school building while a gunman massacred 17 students and staff members,
By JILL COLVIN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 03/11 — President Donald Trump’s plan to combat school shootings will include the creation of a new task force and an effort to “harden”
By TERRY SPENCER and LISA MARIE PANE, Associated Press FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) 03/10 — As deputies began responding to last month’s deadly Florida school shooting,
By TERRY SPENCER, Associated Press FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) 03/09 — In the minutes after a gunman opened fire in a Florida high school, killing 17,
By BRENDAN FARRINGTON and GARY FINEOUT, Associated Press TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) 03/09 — Florida Gov. Rick Scott is expected Friday to meet with families of the 17 people who were killed in a school shooting,
By CURT ANDERSON, BRENDAN FARRINGTON and JOSH REPLOGLE, Associated Press 03/07 – FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz was formally charged Wednesday with 17 counts of first-degree murder,
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) 03/06 — The Latest on the aftermath of the school shooting in Parkland, Florida that left 17 people dead (all times local): 7:05 a.m.Read more »
By ALICE YIN, Associated Press LANSING, Mich. (AP) 03/03 — Michigan legislators and the governor’s office are considering two gun-control proposals: arming trained teachers and removing guns from individuals with mental health symptoms.
By CATHERINE LUCEY, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 03/03— In his quest to tackle gun violence, President Donald Trump has ricocheted between calling for tougher laws and declaring his fealty to the Second Amendment’s right to bear arms,
TAUNTON, Mass. (AP) 02/26 — Police say a Massachusetts high school student has been arrested for threatening to kill school resource officers, then return with an AR-15 assault rifle and shoot up the school.
By The Associated Press 02/25 – The head of the Broward County Sheriff’s Office defended his leadership while insisting that only one of his deputies was on the scene of a shooting at a Florida high school that resulted in 17 deaths.
By KEVIN FREKING, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 02/23 — An advocacy group for police officers assigned to secure the nation’s schools has a simple message about arming teachers: Don’t do it.
By BRENDAN FARRINGTON, GARY FINEOUT and TERRY SPENCER , Associated Press FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) 02/23— The armed officer on duty at the Florida school where a shooter killed 17 people never went inside to engage the gunman and has been placed under investigation,
WASHINGTON (AP) 02/23 — President Donald Trump says the armed officer who didn’t stop the gunman who carried out last week’s Florida massacre was either a “coward”Read more »
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 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,
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.
MARTHA WAGGONER, Associated Press ROLESVILLE, N.C. (AP) 01/05 — As two girls fought in the cafeteria area of a North Carolina high school, another student raised her cellphone to make a video,