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Weapons in School

Victim Suing School District Over 3rd Grader's Backpack Shooting

AP | GENE JOHNSON | Posted 08.15.2012 | Education

SEATTLE -- The family of a young Washington state girl severely injured when a gun in a classmate's backpack went off filed a $10 million claim agains...

Father: 'My Kid Made A Mistake' In School Shooting

AP | By MANUEL VALDES | Posted 08.15.2012 | Education

SEATTLE -- Prosecutors are expecting the police investigation into a shooting at a Washington elementary school to include a harder look into what rol...

3rd Grader In Critical Condition After Washington School Shooting

AP | MANUEL VALDES and GENE JOHNSON | Posted 04.24.2012 | Education

PORT ORCHARD, Wash. — Crying and wearing an orange jail jumpsuit, a frightened 9-year-old boy accused of accidentally shooting a classmate sat b...

Boy Suspended For Reporting Knife At School

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 01.08.2012 | Education

Jack Persyn, 13, was in chess club before class when he discovered a short knife in the bag he brought to his Georgia school, station WXIA reports. ...