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Courthouse Shooting

Ex-Cop Waved Off Bystanders Before Shooting: Police

AP | VICKI SMITH | Posted 10.11.2013 | Crime

WHEELING, W.Va. -- WHEELING, W.Va. (AP) — An ex-police officer did not seem to be targeting anyone or any particular office when he stood across the...

Widow Of Del. Courthouse Gunman Tom Matusiewicz Denies Involvement

AP | RANDALL CHASE | Posted 02.14.2013 | Crime

BAYVILLE, N.J. -- The tearful widow of a man who killed his former daughter-in-law and another woman at a Delaware courthouse before fatally shooting ...

Son, Wife Also Suspects In Deadly Courthouse Shooting

AP | RANDALL CHASE and CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN | Posted 04.16.2013 | Crime

DOVER, Del. — Authorities who uncovered a small arsenal kept by a onetime police officer who killed his former daughter-in-law and another woman...

Courthouse Shooting: 'I Saw A Single Bullet Hole In Her Chest'

AP | RANDALL CHASE and CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN | Posted 04.14.2013 | Crime

WILMINGTON, Del. — A bitter custody battle that included an international kidnapping and prison sentences for a former optometrist and his mothe...

3 Dead, 2 Police Injured In Courthouse Shooting

Posted 02.11.2013 | Crime

Authorities in Delaware responded Monday morning to reports of gunshots fired inside the New Castle County Courthouse, Delaware Online reports. Tw...

Steven Hoffer

'Every Prosecutor Has This Fear'

HuffingtonPost.com | Steven Hoffer | Posted 02.01.2013 | Crime

When two masked gunmen ambushed a Texas prosecutor outside a courthouse, it was the fear Erik Nielsen lived with for years. Nielsen trains state at...

County Prosecutor Shot Dead Outside Courthouse

Posted 01.31.2013 | Crime

UPDATE 1:50 p.m. -- Police have confirmed the victim's identity as Mark Hasse, a 57-year-old assistant district attorney in Kaufman County, according ...

1 Killed And 4 Injured In Shooting At Texas Courthouse

Huffington Post | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 05.14.2012 | Crime

UPDATE: The number of casualties rose to five with one person dead and four wounded in the shooting at a Beaumont, Tex. courthouse today, ABC News rep...

Courthouse 'Shooter' Arrested At Mom's House

AP | PHUONG LE | Posted 05.10.2012 | Crime

SEATTLE — Police in Washington state on Saturday arrested a 34-year-old man accused of stabbing a judge and shooting a sheriff's deputy in a cou...

Man Shot, Killed After Opening Fire At NY Court

AP | Posted 04.09.2012 | New York

MIDDLETOWN, N.Y. — A man killed in a gunfight with security officers at a courthouse Wednesday was convicted a week ago of menacing the city may...

Courthouse Carnage: Defendant Shoots Prosecutor, 2 Others In Minn Court

AP | AMY FORLITI | Posted 02.15.2012 | Crime

Moments after a jury found him guilty on a sex charge, a former boxer retrieved a loaded gun from his car, marched back into a small courthouse in a r...