FREE e-Newsletter
Important News - Hot Topics
Get them Now!

Dynamic Plaques - FVT Plaques
FVT Plaques is introducing new dynamic plaques to recognize police and sheriff's...

Security Policy and the Cloud

Ask The Expert

Mark Rivera

FBI-CJIS Security Policy Compliance Officer

Mark Rivera, Customer Retention Manager and CJIS Security Compliance Officer with Vigilant Solutions, served for sixteen years with the Maryland State Police, retiring at the rank of First Sergeant with thirteen of those years at the supervisory and command level. He holds a Master of Science Degree in Management from The Johns Hopkins University and Secret clearance through the FBI, Baltimore.

Top News

Md. Student Shot On First Day of School

August 27, 2012  | 

Baltimore County P.D.'s Chief Jim Johnson briefs the media on Monday. Screenshot via WBAL-TV
Baltimore County P.D.'s Chief Jim Johnson briefs the media on Monday. Screenshot via WBAL-TV

Police arrested a 15-year-old boy who opened fire in a high school cafeteria Monday on the first day of school at Perry Hall High School in Baltimore County.

The shooter, who was a student, was taken into custody after two school staff members him and pinned him against a vending machine.

One student was injured in the shooting and taken to a local hospital. His identity and the extent of injury was not revealed, reports the Baltimore Sun. Students were escorted to a nearby shopping center to be picked up by their parents.

Related:

Teen Arrested In Ohio School Shooting


Comments (2)

Displaying 1 - 2 of 2

Pray4Police @ 8/28/2012 6:17 AM

My thought is, where did this kid get the gun? If it was from his home, then his parents should be arrested for not keeping that gun secured. I am very thankful that no student was killed.

My prayers to the injured student, the students/staff traumatized by this, and to those officers that put their lives on the line daily. God bless you all!!

Sgt. Mike @ 8/30/2012 7:13 AM

Thank you Prey4Police I'm sure the investigation will address the guns source, and many more questions. No doubt any crime committed will be addressed by prosecutors.

Join the Discussion





POLICE Magazine does not tolerate comments that include profanity, personal attacks or antisocial behavior (such as "spamming" or "trolling"). This and other inappropriate content or material will be removed. We reserve the right to block any user who violates this, including removing all content posted by that user.

Other Recent News

Texas Deputy Wounded in Gunfight with “Suicidal” Subject
A Comal County, TX, deputy and a man described by law enforcement officials as "suicidal"...
Officers Who Responded to Orlando Nightclub Massacre Haunted by Experience
It is of his first look inside the Pulse nightclub. Dozens of people were motionless on...
“CHIPS” Actor Erik Estrada Becomes Idaho Reserve Officer
Erik Estrada, who starred as highway patrol officer Frank Poncherello in the television...
Video: Pennsylvania Officer Shot Multiple Times, Suspect in Custody
Authorities say the 25-year-old officer, identified as Christopher Dorman, was shot at...
DHS Employee with Top Secret Clearance Suspected of Plotting Attack
They've charged him so far only carrying a pistol without a license but they think he may...

Get Your FREE Trial Issue and Win a Gift! Subscribe Today!
Yes! Please rush me my FREE TRIAL ISSUE of POLICE magazine and FREE Officer Survival Guide with tips and tactics to help me safely get out of 10 different situations.

Just fill in the form to the right and click the button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.

If POLICE does not satisfy you, just write "cancel" on the invoice and send it back. You'll pay nothing, and the FREE issue is yours to keep. If you enjoy POLICE, pay only $25 for a full one-year subscription (12 issues in all). Enjoy a savings of nearly 60% off the cover price!

Offer valid in US only. Outside U.S., click here.
It's easy! Just fill in the form below and click the red button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.
First Name:
Last Name:
Rank:
Agency:
Address:
City:
State:
  
Zip Code:
 
Country:
We respect your privacy. Please let us know if the address provided is your home, as your RANK / AGENCY will not be included on the mailing label.
E-mail Address:

Police Magazine