What to do when there’s an active shooter

While no one wants to prepare for the worst, the Department of Homeland Security recommends making a plan so that you know what to do should you ever find yourself in a situation with an active shooter.

Mass killings hit new high in 2019, most were shootings

A database compiled by The Associated Press shows there were more mass killings in 2019 than any year dating back to at least the 1970s, punctuated by a chilling succession of deadly rampages during the summer.

Jersey City shooting suspects also killed man in Bayonne, official says

A man and a woman were identified as the people responsible for a wild shootout with police in Jersey City. New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal identified the attackers David N. Anderson, 47, and Francine Graham, 50, who were both found dead inside a kosher supermarket along with three civilians.

Unintentional shootings raise questions about arming teachers

As the country looks for ways to deal with mass shootings at schools, some have responded by saying more people should carry guns, including teachers. But a close look at unintentional shootings by law enforcement officers, including at schools, raises doubts about whether more guns would help keep students safe.

Saudi gunman tweeted against U.S. before naval base shooting, visited New York

The Saudi gunman who killed three people at the Pensacola naval base had apparently gone on Twitter shortly before the shooting to blast U.S. support of Israel and accuse America of being anti-Muslim, a U.S. official said Sunday as the FBI confirmed it is operating on the assumption the attack was an act of terrorism.