New report by gun violence prevention groups says school shootings often involve arguments that escalate and guns from home. There have been 95 school shootings since Newtown, Conn., groups say.
School shootings in the USA during the two years since the Newtown, Conn., massacre often involved a minor taking a gun from home and using it in a confrontation that started out as an argument, according to a new report by two groups who went to Washington, D.C., Tuesday seeking political action to prevent gun violence.
The two groups, whose definition of school shootings includes those those involving gang violence, unintentional shootings and suicides, used news accounts to compile a list of 95 shootings that occurred in 33 states; 23 of the
LONG BEACH (CBSLA.com) — Authorities are searching for a knife-wielding man who accosted a female student in a parking structure on the campus of California State University Long Beach.
The woman was attacked about 2:20 p.m. Monday inside Parking Structure 1 at the north end of the campus near the Pyramid, according to campus police.
A man called campus police about about an hour later “reporting that his daughter was attacked at CSULB earlier that day,” police said in a statement.
The man told police his daughter was walking to her car on the fourth level of the structure when she was approached by an unknown man. She grabbed the knife and injured her hand, police said.
The suspect dropped the knife and picked it up again, then ran south