Global & Disaster Medicine

Archive for the ‘Mass shooting’ Category

Boise, Idaho: 6 children, ages four to 12, were injured in a knife attack, along with 3 adults who rushed to their defense.


Pacific Northwest sector loop


Capital Gazette: Hit, but still on the job!

Capital Gazette

“…….Five dead, others ‘gravely injured’ in shooting at Capital Gazette newspaper in Annapolis ……”

Active shooter reported at Capital Gazette newsroom in Annapolis

Washington Post

Orlando, its police department, and 31 officers are being sued by Pulse survivors and the families of the dead.

NY Daily News

“The federal lawsuit… Orlando police officer Adam Gluber, acting as club security, failed to prevent Omar Mateen from entering the club on June 12, 2016 with an assault-style rifle, killing 49 people.

Another 30 unnamed officers are accused of poorly responding, not charging after Mateen sooner and holding fleeing patrons against their will…..”




NY Times

“……And much of it can be traced back to the two killers at Columbine, previously ordinary high school students who have achieved dark folk hero status — their followers often known as “Columbiners” — in the corners of the internet where their carefully planned massacre is remembered, studied and in some cases even celebrated.…..Young men, many of them depressed, alienated or mentally disturbed, are drawn to the Columbine subculture because they see it as a way to lash out at the world and to get the attention of a society that they believe bullies, ignores or misunderstands them.…..”

Santa Fe, TX: Ten people were killed and 10 others were injured in a shooting Friday morning at Santa Fe High School.



19 students were attacked by knife-wielding slasher in China, among them 9 dead so far

Daily Mail


4/13/1919: In Amritsar, India’s holy city of the Sikh religion, British and Gurkha troops massacre at least 379 unarmed demonstrators

History Channel


A woman opened fire at the YouTube headquarters in San Bruno, Calif., wounding four before committing suicide.

LA Times

3 people allegedly injured in a shooting at Great Mills High School in Southern Maryland on Tuesday morning

Baltimore Sun


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