Families Ask Media to Stop Publicizing Names of Mass Shooters
, troubled young men from being inspired by the infamy of those who opened fire at Columbine High School, Virginia Tech or Newtown, Conn.
The effort is also about finding some relief. Almost a year
Ore. Teen Accused of Plotting School Bombing
Police arrested a 17-year-old West Albany High School student Thursday for plotting a Columbine-style attack on his school using explosive devices.
Authorities learned of the
Teen Threatened 'Columbine-Style' Attack at Illinois High School
'Columbine-style' attack at the campus.
The 16-year-old allegedly texted several students at the school about his intentions, reports the Chicago Tribune. His classmates then
Columbine 10-Year Survey: Campuses Improve Security, but Require More Funding
University and K-12 campuses have made great strides in their safety and security programs since the April 1999 Columbine High School shooting, according to a survey conducted by Campus Safety
Columbine Video Game Draws Relatives' Ire
An online game based on the Columbine High School massacre is drawing criticism from relatives of those who died in the 1999 attack, including a father who says it trivializes the actions of the
The High Price of Fame
Columbine killers, the Virginia Tech murderer, and the
5 Gunfights That Changed Law Enforcement
enforcement. The .40-caliber provides similar ballistics to a 10mm in a shorter casing.[PAGEBREAK]
Columbine High School Massacre
Columbine: The Horror Writer
's "Columbine" is not just a best-selling true crime story. It doesn't just journalistically examine the events of the nation's most infamous school massacre, it brings them to life.
Focusing on 10
Active Shooter Response Revisited: Part 1
After Columbine, American law enforcement was forced to take a long, hard look at active shooter response. The standard response had been for first responders to contain and wait for SWAT. Since
Active Shooters and SWAT
Since Columbine, law enforcement active shooter response has evolved from surround and wait for SWAT to first responder rapid intervention. My last two SWAT columns have been devoted to the