Handgun/pistol

Two Students Post Photo Holding Firearms on Instagram

 
Two high school boys (student 1 and student 2) post pictures on Instagram posing with firearms. The photos are captioned: “Schools gonna be fun tomorrow” and “School will be interesting tomorrow.” The captions also included the hashtag, “#RIPMHS.”…

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Student Reports Peers’ Plan for Mass Shooting

 
Three boys at a California high school talk about their plans for a mass shooting at the school. Other students hear the conversation and report them to the school administration….

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Teacher Prevents High School Shooting

 
The suspect steals his father’s .357 magnum and brings it to school. He fires a round into the gym floor, then runs to the cafeteria and fires a round into the ceiling. Students panic…

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Teacher and Pastor Talk Armed Student Out of Committing Violence

 
A student takes a pistol into a second floor classroom around 1:00pm. One teacher and 29 students are present in the classroom at his high school….

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Threatened Student Reports Fellow Students’ Violent Social Media Posts

 
October 27, 2015, a male student creates an insulting Instagram post about a 17-year-old girl at his high school. The teen girl retaliates by posting on Instagram and insulting the male student, and a feud ensues between the girl, the male student…

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Parents Alert Police to Son’s Potential School Attack

 
Days before the averted attack, an anonymous person threatens via email to carry out a mass shooting at a school. The email, sent to several employees of various elementary schools, says the shooting will take place on Thursday….

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Student Sees Peer Carrying Gun at School, Alerts SRO

 
The suspect becomes upset over alleged rumors spread about him at school. He believes that the person behind the rumors is his ex-girlfriend, and plans to shoot her…

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Student Reports Fellow Students’ Plans for Violence to Principal

 
Suspect 1, suspect 2, and suspect 3 plan a school attack at their high school. Suspect 1 later says that he goes along with the plot because he doesn’t want his friends (suspect 2 and suspect 3) to think he is a coward….

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Student Alerts Principal to Gun in Peer’s Backpack

 
A student notices that a fellow student has a loaded gun in his backpack. The student then informs a teacher….

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Peer Reports Student’s Violent Threats

 
A male student tries to recruit other students in the school cafeteria to be part of his school violence plot involving guns and explosives….

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