Shootings

City workers and police stand outside the Joycelyn V. Johnson Municipal Services Center after reports of gunshots in Winston-Salem, N.C. early Friday, Dec. 20, 2019. Winston- Salem Police are confirming there was a shooting but are not saying at this time if there are any injuries or deaths. (Walt Unks/Winston-Salem Journal via AP)
December 20, 2019 - 7:32 pm
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — A deadly shooting at a city building in Winston-Salem, North Carolina was an act of “workplace violence" by one city employee who targeted a co-worker he'd disliked for a long time, police said Friday. Winston-Salem Police Chief Catrina Thompson told news reporters the...
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This Dec. 20, 2019 photo provided by the Oklahoma County jail shows Elizha Sanders. Authorities say Sanders, suspected of shooting another man during an argument inside an Oklahoma City mall, is jailed after turning himself in to police. Police say investigators identified Sanders as the suspect Thursday night and Sanders met officers overnight in the nearby community of Moore. (Oklahoma County jail via AP)
December 20, 2019 - 12:43 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A man suspected of shooting another man during an argument inside an Oklahoma City mall, prompting frightened shoppers to hide, was jailed Friday on $500,000 bond after surrendering to police, authorities said. Capt. Larry Withrow said Elizha Sanders, 24, was arrested the...
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December 20, 2019 - 10:23 am
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Officers who mistakenly entered a home trying to arrest an Alabama man who was already in jail shot a woman who was inside, news outlets reported. Ann Rylee, 19, was wounded during the raid on Thursday, television news outlets quoted family members as saying. They said she was...
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Russian police officers secure the area near the building of the Federal Security Service (FSB, Soviet KGB successor) in the background in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, Dec. 19, 2019. Russian officials say an officer of Russia's main security agency has been killed by an unidentified gunman near its Moscow headquarters and five others have been injured. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko Jr)
December 20, 2019 - 3:46 am
Russian media reports say that a gunman who killed one security officer and wounded five other people outside Moscow's headquarters of Russia's main security agency was a member of a rifle club. REN TV television station and the Komsomolskaya Pravda daily identified the attacker as 39-year-old...
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FILE - This undated file photo provided by the Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office shows Oklahoma City police Sgt. Keith Sweeney, who's charged with second-degree murder for killing Dustin Pigeon in November 2017. Sweeney was sentenced Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2019, to 10 years in prison, more than a month after a jury convicted him of second-degree murder in the shooting death of an unarmed, suicidal man (Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office via AP, File)
December 19, 2019 - 5:26 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma City police sergeant was sentenced Wednesday to 10 years in prison, more than a month after a jury convicted him of second-degree murder in the shooting death of an unarmed, suicidal man. Attorneys for Keith Sweeney sought a lesser sentence than the 10 years...
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Hunter Cannon, left, speaks during the funeral service for his best friend U.S. Navy Airmen Apprentice Cameron Walters at the Compassion Christian Church in Savannah, Ga., Monday, Dec. 16, 2019. Walters was one of three Navy sailors killed in a Saudi gunman's attack at Naval Air Station Pensacola in Florida on Dec. 6. (Stephen B. Morton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)
December 19, 2019 - 5:03 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Defense Department has completed security screenings of all Saudi Arabian students in the U.S. for military training and found no indications of any immediate threats, the Pentagon said Thursday, nearly two weeks after a Saudi student killed three people and injured eight...
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This photo provided by the family of Michael Dean, shows Dean with his daughter Te'yana. Dean was killed Dec. 2, 2019, in Temple, Texas, located 70 miles northeast of Austin. Dallas attorney Lee Merritt, who is representing Dean’s family, told The Associated Press on Wednesday, Dec.11, 2019, that the silence from authorities is “completely unfair and particularly cruel" to Dean's family. (Courtesy from Michael Dean Family via AP)
December 19, 2019 - 2:10 pm
DALLAS (AP) — A small Texas police department's silence about what prompted an officer to fatally shoot a man in the head nearly three weeks ago deviates from how some other recent police shootings in the state were handled, and law enforcement experts warn it risks stirring public mistrust...
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Russian police officers secure the area near the building of the Federal Security Service (FSB, Soviet KGB successor) in the background in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, Dec. 19, 2019. Russia's main security agency says shots have been fired near its headquarters in downtown Moscow. (AP Photo/Ilya Varlamov)
December 19, 2019 - 12:15 pm
MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's top security agency says one of its officers has been killed in a shooting near its Moscow headquarters. The Federal Security Service, or FSB, wouldn't give further details of Thursday's incident. Earlier it said that the assailant had been “neutralized” - a term usually used...
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December 19, 2019 - 10:41 am
DENVER (AP) — A Denver radio station has canceled a scheduled program after one of the hosts said a school shooting would help break up media coverage of impeachment proceedings. Chuck Bonniwell from the show “Chuck & Julie” was complaining Tuesday about an abundance of media coverage on the...
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December 19, 2019 - 4:49 am
FALLS CHURCH, Va. (AP) — County prosecutors are seeking charges against two U.S. Park Police officers who killed an unarmed motorist after a chase on a northern Virginia highway two years ago. The move by Fairfax County prosecutors comes about a month after the D.C. U.S. Attorney’s Office announced...
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