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Mass Shootings in US

Mass shootings in the United States

  • December 2015: Couple kill 14 after storming California social services agency, are killed in gun battle with police.
  • November 2015: Gunman kills three after storming Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic; is arrested after hourslong standoff with police.
  • October 2015: Gunman kills nine at Oregon community college before being killed in gun battle with police.
  • July 2015: Gunman kills five at U.S. Navy Reserve center in Tennessee before being shot and killed by police.
  • June 2015: Gunman kills nine people in South Carolina church before fleeing, is captured the following day, awaiting trial.
  • May 2015: Nine killed in shootout between rival motorcycle clubs and police at Texas restaurant.
  • October 2014: Teenage gunman kills four teens, two of whom are his cousins, in Washington state high school before committing suicide.
  • September 2013: Gunman kills 12 people at a naval facility in Washington before dying in a gun battle with police.
  • December 2012: Gunman kills 26 adults and children at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut before killing himself.
  • August 2012: Gunman kills six people at Sikh Temple in Wisconsin before committing suicide after being shot by police.
  • July 2012: Gunman kills 12 people during showing of Batman movie in Colorado.
  • January 2011: Gunman kills six people and wounds U.S. Representative Gabrielle Giffords in Arizona.
  • November 2009: U.S. Army psychiatrist kills 13 people at Fort Hood, Texas.
  • April 2007: Virginia Tech student kills 32 people before committing suicide.
  • October 2006: Gunman kills five girls in Pennsylvania Amish school before committing suicide.
  • January 2006: Ex-postal worker kills eight before committing suicide in California in rare case of female shooter.
  • April 1999: Two Columbine High School students kill 12 students, one teacher and themselves in Colorado.
  • November 1991: Gunman kills four University of Iowa faculty members and a student before committing suicide.
  • October 1991: Gunman crashes pickup truck into Texas cafe, then begins shooting; kills 23 people before committing suicide.
  • August 1986: Gunman kills 14 postal workers in Oklahoma before committing suicide.
  • July 1984: Gunman kills 21 people at a McDonald's California before being killed by police.