This article is part of the Debatable newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it Tuesdays and Thursdays. Two weeks ago, on Long Island,…View More Opinion | ‘It’s Sick That We Have to Do This’: Do We Really Need Shooter Drills?
After last year’s mass shooting at Santa Fe High School in Texas, a man calling himself David Briscoe described how he had heroically barricaded the…View More He Claimed to Have Been a Hero in a School Shooting. But He Wasn’t There.
LOCKPORT, N.Y. — I have a 16-year-old daughter, and like every parent in the United States today, I worry about her safety when she’s in…View More Opinion | Spying on Children Won’t Keep Them Safe
When Lt. Craig Cardinale got to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School as a mass shooting was unfolding last year, he found Deputy Scot Peterson pacing…View More Police Officers Are Trained to Confront Suspects. But What if They Are Afraid?
An investigation found that Scot Peterson, a former sheriff’s deputy who was serving as the school resource officer at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, did…View More What Officials Say Scot Peterson Failed to Do During the Parkland Shooting
Across the country this year, according to media reports, at least eight shootings have taken place on high school or college campuses. They have occurred…View More Here’s the List of School Shootings So Far This Year
HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. — Two suspects who carried out an armed attack at a school outside of Denver have been identified as an adult male…View More Colorado School Shooting Victim Had Only 3 Days of Classes Left
HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. — Eight students were shot at a school near Columbine High School in Colorado on Tuesday afternoon and two schoolmates were in…View More School Shooting in Colorado Leaves 8 Students Wounded
LITTLETON, Colo. — This is where I hid from the gunmen, the survivors told their children. That is where the gunmen entered the school, they…View More Columbine Survivors Reflect, and Reckon With Specter of Future Shootings
Present your driver’s license to be scanned and verified. Have your photograph taken. Pass your belongings through a metal detector. Welcome to your child’s school.…View More Since Columbine, Fears of School Violence Have Grown. Research Shows That Schools Are Safer.
WASHINGTON — Unveiling a report commissioned by President Trump in the aftermath of a mass shooting last winter at a Florida high school, administration officials…View More Trump Administration Report on School Safety Plays Down Role of Guns