School Shootings

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Hickenlooper: ‘Open’ To Discussion About Arming Teachers

“There is not a parent in this state that doesn’t want to make sure we’re doing everything possible to make their kid safe,” Hickenlooper said.

11/17/2014

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FBI Releases Report Examining Mass Shootings

The number of shootings in which a gunman wounds or kills multiple people has increased dramatically in recent years

09/25/2014

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Group Of Moms Descend On Capitol To Protest Arming Teachers

Colorado’s public schools would be allowed to permit teachers to carry concealed weapons under a bill up for discussion Tuesday in the Legislature.

02/11/2014

Colorado State Capitol (credit: CBS)

Despite Safety Emphasis, School Shootings Continue

There’s been no real reduction in the number of U.S. school shootings despite increased security put in place after the rampage at Connecticut’s Sandy Hook Elementary School in December 2012.

02/03/2014

Sandy Hook Elementary School

If No One Solution, Why Not Try All?

Many arguments can be made about each individual proposed solution to school violence. However, what is stopping us from trying everything? It’s time to think how we have come togehter as a country to fight evil before. Here’s a hint, we never bring just one idea.

12/23/2012

Dr. Naomi Fieman does an interview with CBS4's Alan Gionet, right. (credit: CBS)

Prevention Of Shootings A Very Difficult Matter

The Connecticut shooting is thrusting mental health into the spotlight, and that prompted CBS4’s Alan Gionet to ask the Good Question: “Is there a common thread among the killers?”

12/18/2012

Residents and relatives wait nearby the school in Rio de Janeiro where a man believed to be a former student opened fire, killing 12 people and wounding 22 others, before taking his own life, on April 7, 2011. Initial reports said he entered the school wearing a backpack and said he was going to a conference, before opening fire in a classroom.AFP PHOTO ANTONIO SCORZA (Photo credit should read ANTONIO SCORZA/AFP/Getty Images)

The Saddest Side Effect of Columbine

The saddest side effect wasn’t the fact that this tragedy occurred. The saddest side effect of Columbine was our collective reaction.

04/07/2011

Columbine High School (credit: CBS)

How Have Things Changed Since The Shootings At Columbine High?

Ask dad Bill Flavors as he heads to school to pick up his daughter. Even now, ten years later, he worries “slightly” about her safety at school. But he knows there’s only so much you can do.

04/22/2009

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