America’s Bloody Month of Gun Violence: At least 38 people have been killed in mass shootings since March
TEXAS, April 8, 2021 – A gunman opened fire on the Texas furniture factory where he worked, killing one person and injuring six others before being taken into custody.
SOUTH CAROLINA, April 7, 2021 – A former NFL player has shot six people, including a prominent doctor and his grandchildren, in Rock Hill. He later shot himself.
CALIFORNIA, March 31, 2021 – Four people were killed, one of them a child, in a shooting in an office building in a Los Angeles suburb before the suspect, injured in a gunfire with police, was taken into custody.
COLORADO, March 22, 2021 – A mass shooting at a grocery store in Boulder, Colorado killed 10 people, including a police officer.
ATLANTA, March 16, 2021 – Eight people, including six women of Asian descent, were shot in a series of attacks on spas in and around Atlanta, and a man suspected of carrying out the shootings was arrested in southern Georgia.
GREENVILLE, July 5, 2020 – Ten people were shot at a nightclub in Greenville, South Carolina during an outbreak of suspected gang-related violence that killed two people and seriously injured two others, police said.
MILWAUKEE, Feb. 26, 2020 – A gunman opened fire on the Molson Coors Beverage Co brewery complex in Milwaukee and killed five colleagues before being found dead from an apparently self-inflicted gunshot wound.
ILLINOIS, Feb. 15, 2019 – Gary Martin, 45, opened fire at an Illinois factory after he was quit his job there, killing five workers and injuring five police officers before being killed by police.
EL PASO, Aug. 3, 2019 – A man shot and killed 22 people at a Walmart store in El Paso, Texas. A statement supposedly written by the suspect called the attack “a response to the Spanish invasion of Texas.” Authorities have arrested the shooter.
DAYTON, Aug. 4, 2019 – A gunman dressed in body armor opened fire in downtown Dayton, Ohio, killing nine people, including his sister, and injuring 27 others. The police killed the shooter.
VIRGINIA BEACH, May 31, 2019 – A disgruntled public utility employee opened fire with a gun on colleagues in a Virginia municipal building, killing 12 people and injuring at least four before being fatally shot by police.
THOUSAND OAKS, Nov 7, 2018 – A former naval battle veteran killed 12 people at a bar in Thousand Oaks, California, suburb of Los Angeles. He then committed suicide.
TREE OF LIFE, Oct. 27, 2018 – A gunman stormed into the Tree of Life synagogue near Pittsburgh with a semi-automatic rifle and three pistols while firing at congregants gathered for a Sabbath service, killing 11 people.
SANTA FE, Texas, May 18, 2018 – A 17-year-old college student dressed in a trench coat and armed with a shotgun and pistol opened fire at his high school outside Houston, killing nine students and a teacher before surrendering to officers.
PARKLAND, Feb. 14, 2018 – A former student at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, opened fire with an assault rifle and killed 17 students and teachers.
SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Nov. 5, 2017 – A man expelled from the United States Air Force for beating his wife and child shot and killed 26 people in a rural Texas church where his in-laws worshiped before committing suicide.
LAS VEGAS, Oct. 1, 2017 – A gunman opened fire at a country music festival from a 32nd floor hotel suite, killing 58 people and injuring 564 others before ending his life.
ORLANDO, June 12, 2016 – A gunman shot dead 49 people in Pulse, a gay nightclub, before being shot by police.
SAN BERNARDINO, Dec. 2, 2015 – A man and woman killed 14 people at a workplace holiday party in San Bernardino, Southern California, before dying in a shootout with police.
ROSEBURG, Oct.1, 2015 – A gunman stalked a college campus in Oregon and opened fire, killing nine people and injuring seven before police shot him.
CHARLESTON, June 17, 2015 – A white supremacist killed nine black churchgoers at a church in Charleston, South Carolina. He was sentenced to death.
WASHINGTON, DC, September 16, 2013 – A former Navy reservist who worked as a government contractor has killed 12 people at the Washington Navy Yard. He was shot by the police.
NEWTOWN, Dec. 14, 2012 – A heavily armed gunman killed 26 people, including 20 children ages five to 10, in a disaster at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut.
AURORA, July 20, 2012 – A masked gunman killed 12 people and injured 70 others at a movie theater in Aurora, Colorado. He received multiple life sentences.
FORT HOOD, Nov. 5, 2009 – An Army major and psychiatrist opened fire at Fort Hood, a US military base in Texas, killing 13 people.