Though there is no single profile for school shooters, people at risk for hurting themselves or others often exhibit warning signs before committing acts of violence. Knowing the signs can help prevent crimes and get people the help they need.
Porch bandits never cease to amaze. The El Dorado County Sheriff's Office is searching for a woman who snatched several packages from the same porch in El Dorado Hills, California. The video shows the woman grabbing boxes from a porch twice within an hour. For reasons which aren't apparent, she's wearing a coat and bra, but no shirt during her initial theft. Later, she ditches the coat and is seen wearing just her bra and pants. The weather that day was breezy and a cool 60 degrees.
After searching campus for more than an hour, authorities said they found no victims or evidence of an active shooter. Kent police said there was a “large police presence” around the campus and asked people to avoid the area.
Cory Mason pleaded not guilty at arraignment Wednesday to two counts of second-degree murder. He's accused of shooting 25-year-old Beth Hamlin-Slawson and 35-year-old Lukas Slawson Saturday on the Key Peninsula. He told investigators he fired in self-defense, according to charging papers.
Prosecutors upped the charges against Frank Pawul to aggravated first-degree murder Tuesday, for the death of Pierce County sheriff's deputy Daniel McCartney.
Authorities believe ballistics evidence suggests Pawul fired the shot that killed McCartney.
Kurt Otto Youngers tests out his gravity-powered art car on St. Helens Avenue in downtown Tacoma on Dec. 29, 2013, just before it was featured in that year’s First Night festivities. Youngers was charged last week with killing his father.