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Taft Shooting

Alleged School Shooter Charged As Adult

AP | TRACIE CONE | Posted 03.16.2013 | Crime

FRESNO, Calif. — A 16-year-old student who was teased by his California high school classmates for his red hair, social awkwardness and bookish ...

Taft Shooter Was Reportedly Bullied, Had A Hit List

The Bakersfield Californian | Rachel Cook AND Jason Kotowski | Posted 03.13.2013 | Los Angeles

TAFT -- In this city, population 9,327, word spread quickly. The news got around, via phone calls, text messages and social media. There had been a s...

Student Tells Teacher: 'I Don't Want To Shoot You'

AP | By TRACIE CONE | Posted 03.12.2013 | Crime

TAFT, Calif. (AP) — Morgan Alldredge had just finished her oceanography test when a classmate she knows well suddenly walked in the open door to her...

Sam Stein

Taft High School's Armed Guard Was 'Snowed In,' Not Present During Shooting

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 01.10.2013 | Crime

WASHINGTON -- Taft Union High School in Taft, Calif., normally has an armed guard on campus to help officials with problems that go "beyond the scope"...

Amanda Terkel

Biden Press Conference On School Shootings Collides With News Of Another School Shooting

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 01.10.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As Vice President Joe Biden held a press conference announcing the progress of the White House's gun violence task force on Thursday, ne...

2 Reported Shot At California School

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 03.12.2013 | Crime

A shooting has been reported at Taft Union High School in Taft, California, KERO reports. The shooting suspect is in custody, according to ABC 7. ...