7/08 ONN Some Ohioans Not Warned of Emergencies. According to an analysis by the Ohio News Network, more than half of the counties in the state do not have a telephone emergency notification system for residents. Read more »
10/12 The Associated Press Notices filed of possible lawsuits related to Va. Tech shootings- ROANOKE, Va. - A lawyer for families of 20 people killed or injured in the mass shootings at Virginia Tech filed a notice Friday that lawsuits may be filed against the town of Blacksburg. Read more »
10/12 USA Today Cleveland to place metal detectors, guards at all schools - As a result of this week's shooting in Cleveland, the district will install metal detectors and place guards at all city school, Superintendent Eugene Sanders has announced at a press conference. Read more »
10/11 The Associated Press Va. Tech Tests Emergency Alert System- RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Hundreds of people reported they did not receive a message sent out during a trial run of Virginia Tech's expanded emergency alert system on Wednesday, though it was not clear whether all were signed up for the service, a university spokesman said. Read more »
10/11 Newsweek- Not Yet Bulletproof Oct. 11, 2007 - A 14-year-old student wounded four people before killing himself at a high school in Cleveland on Wednesday—just the latest in a series of shooters who have helped make 2007 another disturbingly violent year at American schools. Read more »
10/8 The Associated Press Cops: Wisc. Victims Included Gunman's Ex- (AP) An off-duty sheriff's deputy who killed six young people fired 30 rounds of ammunition after he burst into a home where friends had gathered, investigators said Monday.