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High School Shooting

High School Reopens After Deadly Shooting

AP | MANUEL VALDES | Posted 11.03.2014 | Crime

MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) — Hundreds of people lined the entrance to a Washington state high school as it reopened Monday, more than a week after a stu...

Man Brought Gun To School Shooting, Wanted To Protect Sister

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 06.12.2014 | Crime

An Oregon man who allegedly brought a gun to the site of a school shooting told authorities that he was there to protect his sister, a student at the ...

School Shooter 'Always Talked About Guns,' Classmate Says

AP | GOSIA WOZNIACKA | Posted 08.12.2014 | Crime

TROUTDALE, Ore. (AP) — Jared Michael Padgett was a straight-arrow kid who had a fascination with guns, planned a career in the military and was deep...

I Never Thought A Tragedy Like This Could Happen In My Own Backyard

Anna Jane Bishop | Posted 08.11.2014 | Teen
Anna Jane Bishop

It all felt so real, and so mind-numbing to think that as I was sitting there, about to take a final, a whole school was in lock down, thousands of students and faculty not knowing if they would make it home that night.

2 Dead After Gunfire At Oregon High School

AP | NIGEL DUARA and JONATHAN COOPER | Posted 08.10.2014 | Crime

TROUTDALE, Ore. (AP) — A teen gunman armed with a rifle shot and killed a 14-year-old student Tuesday and injured a teacher before he likely killed ...

Police Respond To Gunfire At Philadelphia High School

AP | MARYCLAIRE DALE | Posted 03.19.2014 | Crime

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — One of two teenagers wounded in a Philadelphia school shooting is out of the hospital, and another boy who police suspect was in...

High School Shooter 'Targeted A Specific Teacher': Sheriff

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 01.23.2014 | Crime

A student was left in critical condition after a shooting at Arapahoe High School in Centennial, Colo. on Friday. A 15-year-old girl was taken to a...

3 Students Shot Near High School

AP | JOE MANDAK and KEVIN BEGOS | Posted 11.14.2013 | Crime

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh police have charged a 16-year-old student with shooting three others outside a school in retaliation for beating him in...

Accused Perry Hall High School Shooter Enters Plea

AP | DAVID DISHNEAU | Posted 04.21.2013 | Crime

TOWSON, Md. — A high school sophomore pleaded guilty to attempted first-degree murder Tuesday in the shooting of an intellectually disabled clas...

1 Dead In Oklahoma School Shooting

AP | TIM TALLEY and JEANNIE NUSS | Posted 11.26.2012 | Education

STILLWATER, Okla. -- A gunshot rang out at an Oklahoma junior high school before classes began Wednesday, terrifying teenagers who feared a gunman was...

Shots Fired In Illinois School, 1 Student In Custody

AP | Posted 11.07.2012 | Education

NORMAL, Ill. — A teacher tackled a 14-year-old student and detained him just after the teen fired a gunshot into the ceiling of a packed Illinoi...

Judge: Ohio School Shooting Case May Go To Adult Court

AP | By THOMAS J. SHEERAN | Posted 05.06.2012 | Crime

CHARDON, Ohio -- A 17-year-old charged in an Ohio school shooting rampage that left three students dead made a court appearance Tuesday, where a judge...

Hundreds Honor Student Killed In Ohio School Shooting

AP | Posted 03.04.2012 | Crime

CHARDON, Ohio -- Hundreds of people stood shoulder to shoulder along the street on a cold, windy Saturday morning to honor one of three teenagers kill...

Wake Begins For Victim Of Ohio School Shooting

AP | TED SHAFFREY | Posted 05.03.2012 | Crime

EASTLAKE, Ohio — Bullying and metal detectors were on the minds of some mourners as hundreds lined up Friday at a northeast Ohio funeral home fo...

Classes Set To Resume At Chardon As Students Mourn Classmates

AP | By THOMAS J. SHEERAN | Posted 05.02.2012 | Crime

CHARDON, Ohio -- Students mourning the deaths of three teens in a shooting at an Ohio high school returned to class Friday, a day after charges were f...

Parents Of High School Shooting Victim Speak Out

The Huffington Post | Jessica Samakow | Posted 02.29.2012 | Parents

Just two days after teenager T.J. Lane opened fire at Chardon High School in Ohio, parents of victim Danny Parmertor, 16, spoke out on the "Today" sho...

WATCH: School Shooting Victim's Parents Remember Son

Posted 03.01.2012 | Crime

Danny Parmertor's parents want their son to be remembered as "a funny, loveable kid who would help you with anything." The 16-year-old boy, one of ...

Prosecutor: 17-Year-Old Ohio School Shooting Suspect 'Not Well'

AP | THOMAS J. SHEERAN and KEVIN BEGOS | Posted 04.30.2012 | Crime

CHARDON, Ohio — The 17-year-old suspect in a deadly rampage at an Ohio high school has appeared in juvenile court as the community grieves with ...

SLIDESHOW: T.J. Lane's Facebook Photos

Posted 03.01.2012 | Crime

T.J. Lane is accused of shooting and killing three students and injuring two others at Chardon High School in Ohio on Monday. Below are some photos fr...

SLIDESHOW: Ohio School Shooting Case Photos

Posted 02.28.2012 | Crime

T.J. Lane, 17, is accused of shooting and killing three students and injuring two others on Feb. 27 at Chardon High School in Ohio. Below are some pho...

Suspected Ohio School Shooter T.J. Lane To Remain In Detention

Posted 02.28.2012 | Crime

UPDATE: 6:15 p.m. USA Today reports that T.J. Lane, the suspect in Monday's Ohio school shooting, told authorities that he, "chose his victims at rand...

Officials: Student Brain Dead In Ohio Shooting

AP | By THOMAS J. SHEERAN | Posted 04.29.2012 | Crime

CHARDON, Ohio -- A student wounded in an Ohio school shooting has been declared brain dead, authorities said Tuesday, the second reported fatality in ...

Duncan: Chardon High Shooting An 'Unspeakable Tragedy'

AP | Posted 02.27.2012 | Education

WASHINGTON -- Education Secretary Arne Duncan is calling the shootings at a suburban Cleveland high school an "unspeakable tragedy." Authorities say ...

Shooting At Ohio High School, Suspect In Custody

AP | THOMAS J. SHEERAN | Posted 04.28.2012 | Education

CHARDON, Ohio — A teenager opened fire in the cafeteria at a suburban Cleveland high school Monday, killing one student and wounding four others...

4 Injured In Ohio High School Shooting, District In 'Crisis Mode'

Posted 04.28.2012 | Education

UPDATE 2/27/2012 12:08 p.m.: One student injured in the Ohio school shooting Monday morning has died, WKYC reports. UPDATE 2/27/2012 11:20 a.m.: T...