Gun Violence

The child was sitting in a baby bouncer when his older brother shot him with a loaded, semi-automatic weapon that had been left in the house.
A white Florida woman charged with shooting and killing her Black neighbor told detectives that she called the victim’s children by racist slurs in the months leading up to the slaying, according to an arrest report.
Former Broward Sheriff’s Office Deputy Scot Peterson waited outside Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School as shots rang out inside the school in 2018.
Sunnyvale police said a gunman opened fire on the car, killing 27-year-old Tyesha Merritt and hospitalizing four others, including three young children.
The gas station clerk locked in several other customers with a gunman. One person was fatally shot in the ensuing violence.
The uncertainty about which gun restrictions are — or aren’t — allowed is a huge headache for lawmakers looking to serve their constituents.
Deja Taylor faces up to 25 years in prison on the new charges but is expected to get a far leaner sentence as part of a plea deal.
The man who shot the 10-year-old black Labrador retriever told police he "felt threatened" by the service animal.
“My spleen was shattered. My stomach had two holes in it. And my diaphragm had two holes in it," 18-year-old Payton Washington said in a TV interview.
Two young boys fatally shot in a triple homicide at an eastern Pennsylvania home this week were playing with their kittens in the backyard when the shots rang out.