Brenda Ann Spencer: 1979 Cleveland Elementary School in CA “I don’t like Mondays” 2. Cho Seung-Hui: 2007 Virginia Tech in VA 3. Dylan Klebold: 1999 Columbine In CO 4.Nate Brazill:2000 Lake Worth Middle School in FL 5. James Sheets: 2003 Red Lion Jr. High in PA 6. Eric Harris: 1999 Coumbine in CO 7. Eric Hainstock: 2008 Weston High School in WI 8. Jillian Robbins: 1996 Penn State College in PA 9. Steve Kazmireczak: 2008 Northern Illinoise University in IL 10. Robert Butler: 2011 Millard South High School in Nebraska
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SCHOOL SAFE HOUSE School Shooting Timeline Presented by Craig S. Tupot Director of Safety and Security “Keeping Schools Safe”
April 20, 1999 littleton, colorado14 students (including killers) and one teacherkilled, 23 others wounded at Columbine HighSchool in the nation’s deadliest schoolshooting. Eric Harris, 18, and Dylan Klebold,17 had plotted for a year to kill at least 500and blow up their school. At the end of theirhour-long rampage, they turned their guns onthemselves.
July 26, 1764 Greencastle, PAThe earliest known United States shooting to happenon school property was the Pontiac’s RebellionSchool Massacre on July 26, 1764, where fourLenape American Indians entered the schoolhousenear present-day Greencastle, PA, shot and killedschoolmaster Enoch Brown, and killed ten children.There was only two student survivors.
December 30, 1974 Olean, NY18-year old honor student Anthony Barbaroblockaded himself into a third story classroomat his high school and opened fire on thosebelow, killing three people and woundingeleven. He later hanged himself whileawaiting trial.
October 21, 1975 Ottawa, Ontario, Canada18-year old Robert Poulin opens fire on hisclass at St. Pius X High School, killing oneand wounding five before turning the gun onhimself. Poulin had raped and stabbed his 17-year old friend Kim Rabit to death prior to theIncident.
January 29, 1979 San Diego, CAArmed with a .22 rifle she had been given forChristmas, 17-year old Brenda Ann Spenceropened fire at Cleveland Elementary School.She wounded eight children and one policeofficer and killed two adults.
September 17, 1996 University Park, PAIn the Hetzel Union Building shooting at thePenn State University, 19 year old JillianRobins opened fire on students walking toclasses, killing one student and woundinganother.
Other School shootingsJanuary 21, 1985 - Kansas (Armed with an M-1A Semi-Automatic Rifle and a .357 Pistol, 14 year old James Kearbeyfatally shot his principal and wounded 3 other teachers and a student at Goddard Junior High School.)March 2, 1987 - Missouri (After constant teasing and humiliation about his weight, Nathan Ferris armed himself with apistol and killed a fellow student after he bullied him in class. He then turned the gun on himself.)September 26, 1988 - Greenwood, SC (19 year old James Wilson opened fire at Greenwood Elementary School, killingtwo eight year old girls and wounding nine others, seven of whom were children. He had been taking several psychiatricdrugs at the time, including Valium, Halcion, and Xanax.)May 1, 1992 - Olivehurst, CA (Armed with a pistol, 20-year old Eric Houston took hostages at his former high school,killing four people and wounding 10. His motives was his inability to find a good job due to the fact that he had failed agrade at school. He was given the death penalty for the shooting.)September 21, 1995 - Rochester, NY (13 year old Stephanie Givens was fatally stabbed at Jefferson Middle School by afellow student.)November 15, 1995 - Giles County, TN (Armed with a .22 Remington Viper, 17 year old Jamie Rouse walked into theRichland School and shot two teachers in the head, killing one. He then fired at the football coach, but hit a 14 year oldfreshman in the neck, wounding her.)February 2, 1996 - Moses Lake, WA (Armed with a high powered hunting rifle and two handguns, 14 year old BarryLoukaitis killed his algebra teacher and two students before taking hostages. He also shot a girl in the arm, who he releasedduring the hostage situation. The incident ended when a teacher burst into the room and tackled him. Loukaitis is nowserving life in prison.)March 13, 1996 - Dunblane, Scotland (16 children and one teacher killed at Dunblane Primary School by ThomasHamilton, who then killed himself. 10 others wounded in attack.)September 17, 1996 - University Park, PA (In the Hetzel Union Building shooting at the Penn State University, 19 year oldJillian Robins opened fire on students walking to classes, killing one student and wounding another 28 more documentedfatal attacks to be added.)
Feb 19, 1997 - Bethel, Alaska (Principal and one student killed, two others wounded by Evan Ramsey, 16)March 1997 - Sanaa, Yemen (Six students and two others are killed at school by Mohammad Ahamn Al-Naziri)Oct 1, 1997 - Pearl, Miss (Two students killed and seven wounded by Luke Woodham, 16, who worshiped Satan.)Dec 1, 1997 - West Paducah, KY (Three students killed, five wounded by Michael Carneal, 14, as they participated in aprayer circle at Heath High School.)Dec 15, 1997 - Stamps, Ark (Two students wounded. Colt Todd, 14, was hiding in the woods when he shot the students asthey stood in the parking lot. )March 24, 1998 - Jonesboro, Ark (Four students and one teacher killed, ten others wounded outside as Westside MiddleSchool emptied during a false fire alarm.)April 24, 1998 - Edinboro, PA (One teacher, John Gillette, killed, two students wounded at a dance at james W. ParkerMiddle School. Andrew Wurst, 14, was charged.)May 19, 1998 - Fayetteville, Tenn (One student killed in the parking lot at Lincoln County High School three days beforehe was to graduate. The victim was dating the ex-girlfriend of his killer, 18-year-old honor student Jacob Davis.)May 21, 1998 - Springfield, Ore (Two students killed, 22 others wounded in the cafeteria at Thurston High School by 15year-old Kip Kinkel. Kinkel had been arrested and released a day earlier for brining a gun to school. His parents were laterfound dead at home.)June 15, 1998 - Richmond VA (One teacher and one guidance counselor wounded by a 14-year-old boy in the schoolhallway.)April 20, 1999 - Littleton, Colo (14 students (including killers) and one teacher killed, 23 others wounded at ColumbineHigh School in the nation’s deadliest school shooting. Eric Harris, 18, and Dylan Klebold, 17 had plotted for a year to killat least 500 and blow up their school. At the end of their hour-long rampage, they turned their guns on themselves.)
April 28, 1999 - Taber, Alberta Canada (One student killed, one wounded at W.R. Myers High School in first fatal highschool shooting in 20 years. The suspect, a 14-year-ol boy, had dropped out of school after he was severely ostracized byhis classmates.)May 20, 1999 - Conyers, Ga (Six students injured at Heritage High School by Thomas Solomon, 15, who was reportedlydepressed after breaking up with his girlfriend.)Nov 19, 1999 - Deming, N.M (Victor Cordova Jr. 12, shot and killed Araceli Tena, 13, in the lobby of Deming MiddleSchool.)Dec 6, 1999 - Fort Gibson, Ok (Four students wounded as Seth Trickey, 13, opened fire with a 9mm semiautomatichandgun at Fort Gibson Middle School.)Dec 7, 1999 - Veghel, Netherlands (One teacher and three students wounded by a 17-year-old student.)Feb 29, 2000 - Mount Morris Township, Michigan (Six-year-old Kayla Rolland shot dead at Buell Elementary School nearFlint, Michigan. The assailant was identified as a six-year-old boy with a .32-caliber handgun.)March 2000 - Branneburg, Germany (On teacher killed by a 15-year-old student, who then shot himself. The shooter hasbeen in a coma ever since.)March 10, 2000 - Savanna, GA (Two students killed by Darrell Ingram, 19, while leaving a dance sponsored by Beach HighSchool. )May 26, 2000 - Lake Worth, FL (One teacher, Barry Grunow, shot and killed at Lake Worth Middle School by Nate Brazill,13, with a .25-caliber semiautomatic pistol on the last day of classes.)Sept 26, 2000 - New Orleans, LA (Two students wounded with the same gun during a fight at Woodson Middle School.)Jan 17, 2001 - Baltimore, MD (One student shot and killed in front of Lake Clifton Eastern High School.)Jan 18, 2001 - Jan, Sweden (One student killed by two boys, ages 17 and 19.)
March 5, 2001 - Santee, CA (Two killed and 13 wounded by Charles Andrew Williams, 15, firing from a bathroom atSantana High School.)March 7, 2001 - Williamsport, PA (Elizabeth Catherine Bush, 14, wounded student Kimberly Marchese in the cafeteria ofBishop Neumann High School; she was depressed and frequently teased.)March 22, 2001 - Granite Hills, CA (One teacher and three students wounded by Jason Hoffman, 18, at Granite Hills HighSchool. A policeman shot and wounded Hoffman.)March 30, 2001 - Gary, IN (One student killed by Donald R. Burt, Jr. ,a 17-year-old student who had been expelled fromLew Wallace High School.)Nov 12, 2001 - Caro, MI (Chris Buschbacher, 17, took two hostages at the Caro Learning Center before killing himself.)Jan 15, 2002 - New York, NY (A teenager wounded two students at Martin Luther King Jr. High School.)Feb 19, 2002 - Freising, Germany (Two killed in Etching by a man at the factory from which he had been fired; he thentraveled to Freising and killed the headmaster of the technical school from which he had been expelled. He also woundedanother teacher before killing himself.)April 26, 2002 - Efurt, Germany (13 teachers, two students, and one policeman killed, ten wounded by Robert Steinhauser19, at the Johann Gutenberg Secondary School. Steinhauser then killed himself.)April 29, 2002 - Vlasenica, Bosnia-Herzegovina (One teacher killed, one wounded by Dragoslav Petkovic, 17, who thenkilled himself.)October 28, 2002 - Tucson, AZ (Robert S. Flores Jr., 41, a student at the nursing school at the University of Arizona, shotand killed three female professors and then himself.)April 14, 2003 - Red Lion, PA (James Sheets, 15 killed principal Eugene Segro of Red Lion Area Jr. High School beforekilling himself.)Sept 24, 2003 - Cold Spring, MN (Two students are killed at Rocori High School by John Jason McLaughlin, 15.)
Sept 28, 2004 - Carmen De Patagones, Argentina (Three students killed and 6 wounded by a 15-year-old Argentinianstudent in a town 620 miles south of Buenos Aires.March 21, 2005 - Red Lake, MN (Jeff Weiss, 16, killed grandfather and companion, then arrived at school where he killed ateacher, a security guard, 5 students, and finally himself, leaving a total of 10 dead.Nov 8, 2005 - Jacksboro, TN (One 15-year-old shot and killed an assistant principal at Campbell County High School andseriously wounded two other administrators.Aug 24, 2006 - Essex, VT (Christopher Williams, 27, looking for his ex-girlfriend at Essex Elementary School, shot twoteachers, killing one and wounding another. Before going to the school, he had killed the ex-girlfriend’s mother.Sept 13, 2006 - Montreal, Canada (Kimveer Gill, 25, opened fire with a semi-automatic weapon at Dawson College.Anastasia De Sousa, 18, died and more than a dozen students and faculty were wounded before Gill killed himself.Sept 27, 2006 - Bailey, CO (Adult male held six students hostage at Platte Canyon High School and then shot and killedEmily Keyes, 16 and himself.)Sept 29, 2006 - Cazenovia, WI (A 15-year-old student shot and killed Weston School principal John Klang.)Oct 3, 2006 - Nickel Mines, PA (32-year-old Carl Charles Roberts IV entered the one-room West Nickel Mines AmishSchool and shot 10 schoolgirls, ranging in age from 6 to 13 years old, and then himself. Five of the girls and Roberts died.)Jan 3, 2007 - Tacoma, WA (Douglas Chanthabouly, 18, shot fellow student Samnang Kok, 17, in the hallway of Henry FossHigh School.)April 16, 2007 - Blacksburg, VA (A 23-year-old Virginia Tech student, Cho Seung-Hui, killed two in a dorm, thenkilled 30 more 2 hours later in a classroom building. His suicide brought the death toll to 33, making the shootingrampage the most deadly in U.S. history. Fifteen others were wounded.)Sept 21, 2007 - Dover, DE (A Delaware State University Freshman, Loyer D. Brandon, shot and wounded two otherFreshman students on the University campus. Brandon is being charged with attempted murder, assault, recklessengagement, as well as a gun charge.)
Oct 10, 2007 - Cleveland, OH (A 14-year-old student at a Cleveland High School, Asa H. Coon, shot and injured twostudents and two teachers before he shot and killed himself. The victims’ injuries were not life-threatening.)Nov 7, 2007 - Tuusula, Finland (An 18-year-old student in southern Finland shot and killed five boys, two girls, and thefemale principal at Jokela High School. At least 10 others were injured. The gunman shot himself and died from his woundsin the hospital.Feb 8, 2008 - Baton Rouge, Louisiana (A nursing student shot and killed two women and then herself in a classroom atLouisiana Technical College in Baton Rouge.)Feb 11, 2008 - Memphis, Tennessee (A 17-year-old student at Mitchell High School shot and wounded a classmate in gymclass.)Feb 12, 2008 - Oxnard, CA (A 14-year-old boy shot a student at E.O. Green Junior High School causing the 15-year-oldvictim to be brain dead.)Feb 14, 2008 - DeKalb, Illinois (Gunman killed five students and then himself, and wounded 17 more when he opened fireon a classroom at Northern Illinois University. The gunman, Stephen P. Kazmierczak, was identified as a former graduatestudent at the university in 2007.)Sept 23, 2008 - Kauhajoki, Finland (A 20-year-old male student shot and killed at least nine students and himself at avocational college in Kauhajok, 205 miles north of the capital, Helsinki.)Nov 12, 2008 - Forth Lauderdale, FL (A 15-year-old female student was shot and killed by a classmate at Dillard HighSchool in Fort Lauderdale.)March 11, 2009 - Winnenden, Germany (Fifteen people were shot and killed at Albertville Technical High School insouthwestern Germany by a 17-year-old boy who attended the same school.)Feb 5, 2010 - Madison, Alabama (At Discovery Middle School, a ninth-grader was shot by another student during a classchange. The boy whose name was not released, pulled out a gun and shot Todd Brown in the head while walking thehallway. Brown later died at Huntsville Hospital.
January 5, 2011 - Omaha, Nebraska (17 year old Millard South High School student Robert Butler, Jr., the son of an Omahapolice detective, shoots and kills Vice Principal Vicki Kaspar and shoots and wounds Principal Curtis Case. After fleeingthe scene he takes his own life.)January 18, 2011 - Jericho, Vermont (15 year old Mount Mansfield Union High School student dies after shooting himself.)January 18, 2011 - Gardena, Los Angeles County, California (two Gardena High School students are in critical conditionafter the accidental discharge of a gun in the backpack of a third student)February 7, 2011 - Youngstown, Ohio (25 year old Youngstown State University senior Jamail E. Johnson is shot to deathas he tried to separate two groups at an Omega Psi Phi fraternity house party on campus. Another 11, including a criticalklyinjured 17 year old girl, are wounded. In custody are 19 year old Braylon L. Rogers and 22 year old Columbus E. Jones Jr. )March 25, 2011 - Martinsville, Indiana (Martinsville West Middle School student is critically wounded in a shooting and a15 year old later taken in custody )March 31, 2011 - Houston, Texas (Worthing High School: One killed and five others injured in a possible gang relatedshooting on the football field.)April 6, 2011 - Opelika, Alabama (34 year old man is in custody, suspected of shooting and killing one and wounding threeothers in domestic violence on the campus of Opelika State Technical College.)April 7, 2011 - Rio de Janiero, Brazil ( Tasso da Silveira School former student 23 year old Wellington Oliveira shoots andkills 11 elementary students before killing himself.)April 19, 2011 - Houston, Texas (Ross Elementary School kindergartners loaded gun discharges in the cafetaria. Threestudents injured by fragments )July 22, 2011 - Sundvollen, Norway (Norway mourned on Sunday 93 people killed in an atrocity and car bombing by aNorwegian conservative Anders Behring Breivik, who carried out his attacks as "atrocious, but necessary" to defeat liberalimmigration policies and the spread of Islam.)
December 8, 2011 - Blacksburg, VA ( Radford University student Ross Truett Ashley shoots Virginia Tech Universitypoliceman Deriek W. Crouse to death before killing himself with the same handgun. )February 24, 2012 - Bremmerton, WA (Gunman shot an 8 year old girl in class. He was charged with an unlawfulpossession of a gun, bringing a dangerous weapon to school and third degree assault.)February 27, 2012 - Chardon, OH (Gunman opens fire inside the cafeteria of Chardon High School, killing three studentsAnd wounding two others chosen at random.)Feb 27, 2012 – Ohio, (Thomas T.J Lane admits to shooting students at Chardon High School killing three and woundingothers.)March 7, 2012 - Jacksonville, Florida (After learning that he had been dismissed, 28 year old teacher Shane Schumerthshoots to death Episcopal High Schools Head of School, Dale Regan, before killing himself with the same gun. )March 19, 2012 - Toulose, France (23 year old Islamist terrorist Mohamed Merah kills four, including three children, in adrive-by shooting at the entrance to the Ozar Hatorah Jewish day school. He later dies in a shootout on March 22 after a 32hour standoff with police at his apartment building.)March 24, 2012 - Starkville, MS: Mississippi State University student John Sanderson isshot to death in his dormitory room.April 2, 2012 – Oakland, California (One L. Goh kills seven people and wounds others at Oikos University , a KoreanChristian University )Aug 13, 2012 – Texas (Three people are killed including a police officer at Texas A&M University by Thomas Caffell.)Dec 14, 2012 – Newton, Connecticut (20 children and 6 staff members are gunned down by Adam Landser in Sandy HookElementary School.January 10 2013 - Taft, CA: Taft Union High School: A student is shot and wounded by another student with a shotgun.
January 15 2013 - St. Louis, MO (Stevens Institute of Business and Arts: suspect, a currently enrolled student, allegedly shotone administrator before fleeing to a stairwell and turning the gun on himself.January 15 2013 - Hazard, KY (Hazard Community and Technical College: Two people are killed a third wounded by agunman in a probable domestic dispute in a parking lot.