Defensive gun use
Defensive gun use (DGU) is the use of a firearm in self-defense or defense of others. The frequency of defensive firearms incidents, and their effectiveness in providing safety and reducing crime is a...
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Justice Dept.: No federal charges in Trayvon Martin death
George Zimmerman, the former neighborhood watch volunteer who fatally shot Trayvon Martin in a 2012 confrontation with the teenager, will not face federal charges, the Justice Department said Tuesday.
Shoving match erupts at St. Louis police board hearing
A shouting and shoving match erupts at st. louis city hall. It all went down at the first public hearing a police oversight board tonight. More than 100 police officers showed up and protesters sh...
What happened in Ferguson
St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Robert P. McCulloch laid out this scenario for the sequence of events in the shooting of Michael Brown by Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson, assembled from ph...
Shooting of Michael Brown
The shooting of Michael Brown occurred on August 9, 2014, in Ferguson, Missouri, a suburb of St. Louis. Brown, an 18-year-old black man, was fatally shot by Darren Wilson, 28, a white Ferguson police ...
Justice Dept.: No federal charges in Trayvon Martin death
George Zimmerman, the former neighborhood watch volunteer who fatally shot Trayvon Martin in a 2012 confrontation with the teenager, will not face federal charges, the Justice Department said Tuesday.
Shoving match erupts at St. Louis police board hearing
A shouting and shoving match erupts at st. louis city hall. It all went down at the first public hearing a police oversight board tonight. More than 100 police officers showed up and protesters sh...
2014 Ferguson unrest
The Ferguson unrest (also referred to just as Ferguson) is an ongoing series of protests and civil disorder that began the day after the fatal shooting of Michael Brown by a police officer on August 9...
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Parker Middle School dance shooting
80°07′41″W / 41.9007°N 80.1280°W / 41.9007; -80.1280 The Parker Middle School dance shooting was an incident that occurred on April 24, 1998 at a banquet facility in Edinboro,...
Appalachian School of Law shooting
82°05′42″W / 37.27676°N 82.095038°W / 37.27676; -82.095038The Appalachian School of Law shooting was a school shooting that occurred on January 16, 2002, at the Appalachian Sc...
Timeline of the shooting of Trayvon Martin
The following is a timeline of the events surrounding the death of teenager Trayvon Martin on February 26, 2012, in Sanford, Florida. Martin was shot and killed by neighborhood watch volunteer George ...
Death of John Ward
On 14 October 2004, Pádraig Nally, an Irish farmer living in County Mayo shot dead an Irish Traveller named John "Frog" Ward, with a string of 80 convictions over 30 years, who had been trespassing on...
The Retreat at Twin Lakes
The Retreat at Twin Lakes is a gated community in the U.S. city of Sanford, Florida that gained notoriety following the February 2012 shooting of Trayvon Martin by George Zimmerman. The community init...
The Retreat at Twin Lakes - Wikipedia
Shai Dromi
Shai Dromi is an Israeli farmer who, in an act of self-defense, shot and killed a trespasser and wounded another on 13 January 2007 at 3am after discovering his dog had been poisoned, allegedly by fou...
2007 Colorado YWAM and New Life shootings
The 2007 Colorado YWAM and New Life shootings were a killing spree that occurred on December 9, 2007. In the early morning hours, 24-year-old Matthew J. Murray opened fire at the Youth With A Mission ...
Pearl High School shooting
The Pearl High School shooting was a school shooting that took place on October 1, 1997 at Pearl High School in Pearl, Mississippi in Greater Jackson. The gunman, 16-year-old Luke Woodham (born Februa...
Bernhard Goetz
Bernhard Hugo Goetz (born November 7, 1947) is a New York City man known for shooting four young black men when they tried to mug him on a New York City Subway train in Manhattan on December 22, 1984....
Oliver Smedley
Major W. Oliver Smedley MC (1911–1989) was a British businessman involved in classical liberal politics and pirate radio.
Smedley was born in Godstone, Surrey, on 19 February 1911, the son of Will...
Odell Waller
Odell Waller (1917 – July 2, 1942) was an African American sharecropper from Gretna, Virginia executed for the fatal shooting of his white landlord, Oscar Wheldon Davis, on July 15, 1940. Waller unsuc...
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