Shootings

This is an undated handout photo of 18-year-old Jason Bowen provided by the Butler County Prison in Butler, Pa. Police say the western Pennsylvania high school student was arrested after posting a Snapchat video of himself shooting a gun with a caption reading "Training for Prom Walk." According to WPXI-TV, a criminal complaint says the video showed Bowen, of Middlesex Township, firing multiple rounds from an assault rifle. (Butler County Prison via AP)
January 07, 2019 - 1:59 pm
SAXONBURG, Pa. (AP) — Police say a western Pennsylvania high school student accused of posting a Snapchat video of himself shooting a gun with a caption reading "Training for Prom Walk" has been arrested. According to WPXI-TV, a criminal complaint says the video showed 18-year-old Jason Bowen, of...
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The photo provided by the Berlin police on Monday, Jan. 7, 2019 shows 67-years-old Polish national Vladimir Svintkovski who is wanted by the Berlin police for the 1999 murder of Piotr Blumenstock. (Police Berlin via AP)
January 07, 2019 - 10:45 am
BERLIN (AP) — German police are offering up to 10,000 euros ($11,400) for information on the whereabouts of a Polish man described as a "master of disguises" wanted for a killing 20 years ago. Berlin police said Monday they're also seeking information on people who've been in contact with Vladimir...
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FILE - In this undated file photo, Shaun King poses where he was the lead pastor of Courageous Church in Midtown Atlanta. Acting on a tip received by civil rights activist King, the Harris County Sheriff's Office has made an arrest in the case of a 7-year-old girl who was killed in a drive-by shooting. (Vino Wong/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP, File)
January 07, 2019 - 5:34 am
HOUSTON (AP) — Activists praised Houston area law enforcement for pursuing a tip that led to the arrest of an African-American man in the fatal drive-by shooting of a 7-year-old black girl, a turn in the case suggesting the attack was not a hate crime as asserted by the girl's family and some in...
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This undated image provided the Harris County Sheriff's Office shows Eric Black Jr. Prosecutors said Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019, that the shooting death of a 7-year-old black girl as she rode in her family's vehicle stemmed from a case of mistaken identity. Prosecutors charged Black in the Dec. 30 death of Jazmine Barnes. (Harris County Sheriff's Office via AP)
January 06, 2019 - 6:18 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — A black man was arrested and charged with murder in the killing of a 7-year-old black girl in a drive-by shooting that authorities said Sunday appeared to be a case of mistaken identity, not a racially motivated attack, as her family feared. Jazmine Barnes' family had described the...
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Police officers investigate a shooting incident with multiple fatalities at the Gable House Bowl in Torrance, Calif., Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019. A brawl between two large groups at the popular Los Angeles-area bowling alley and karaoke bar erupted into gunfire early Saturday according to witnesses. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
January 05, 2019 - 7:11 pm
TORRANCE, Calif. (AP) — Three men were fatally shot late Friday and four injured when a brawl at a popular Los Angeles-area bowling alley and karaoke bar erupted into gunfire that had terrified patrons, some children, running for their lives. Police in the coastal city of Torrance responded shortly...
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January 05, 2019 - 4:12 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A Philadelphia man who allegedly shot and killed a man at an Atlantic City motel is also facing charges in a separate shooting that left another man wounded. Atlantic County prosecutors say 36-year-old Avery Bracey faces numerous counts including murder, robbery,...
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Police officers attend the scene in the city of Coventry, central England, Saturday Jan. 5, 2019, after British police say a 31-year-old man was shot dead by armed officers, and two others were detained at the scene following an "intelligence-led" operation. (Aaron Chown/PA via AP)
January 05, 2019 - 8:30 am
LONDON (AP) — British police say a 31-year-old man has been shot dead by armed officers in central England, and two others were detained at the scene following an "intelligence-led" operation. Police say officers were acting on a warrant at a residence in the city of Coventry, about 20 miles (32...
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FILE - This undated photo provided by the Newman Police Department shows Officer Ronil Singh. The Northern California police officer was gunned down during a traffic stop the day after Christmas 2018. (Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department via AP,File)
January 04, 2019 - 7:57 pm
NEWMAN, Calif. (AP) — The flag-draped casket of a California police officer who authorities say was shot to death by a man in the country illegally was carried in a procession Friday through the streets he once patrolled to a public viewing in a community theater. The killing of Cpl. Ronil Singh...
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This 2018 photo provided by Andrea Gallagher shows her husband, Navy SEAL Edward Gallagher. The decorated Navy SEAL is facing charges of premediated murder and other offenses in connection with the fatal stabbing of a teenage Islamic State prisoner under his care in Iraq in 2017 and the shooting of unarmed Iraqi civilians. His attorney says he will plead not guilty to all the charges at a Naval hearing Friday, Jan. 4, 2019, in San Diego. (Andrea Gallagher via AP)
January 04, 2019 - 7:01 pm
SAN DIEGO (AP) — A decorated Navy SEAL pleaded not guilty Friday to charges of premeditated murder and other crimes in the stabbing death of a teenage Islamic State prisoner in Iraq last year and the shooting of unarmed Iraqi civilians. Special Operations Chief Edward Gallagher will stand trial...
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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif. speaks to reporters as she arrives back at the Capitol building after meeting with President Donald Trump about border security in the Situation Room of the White House in Washington, Friday, Jan. 4, 2019. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
January 04, 2019 - 6:02 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Days after reclaiming the House majority, Democrats are introducing gun control legislation timed for the anniversary of the shooting of former Democratic Rep. Gabby Giffords. Speaker Nancy Pelosi and other Democrats will introduce a bill to expand background checks for sales and...
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