Elliot Rodger killed six innocent people in California blaming his rage on a non-existent sex life and not having a girlfriend in videos he posted on YouTube before the murders. But if Rodger did have relationships and sex with women, some psychologists suggest that he still would have gone on his rampage because his problems run deeper than just claiming to be a virgin.
Potential mass shooters exhibit similar psychological and behavioral traits that include identification with “dark knight” popular culture figures, “costuming” in military or all-black attire and misogynistic views towards women.
Some Newtown residents say in a new survey that they want the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooter’s home torn down and the property turned into a park or nature preserve.
A new poll finds that a majority of Americans oppose stricter gun control laws.
Some of the charities paying for mental health care for children and families affected by the Sandy Hook massacre are running short of money and officials don’t know how much they’ll need — and for how long — to repair the psychological scars from the mass shooting.
The father of Connecticut school shooter Adam Lanza says in his first public comments about the massacre that what his son did couldn’t “get any more evil” and he wishes his son hadn’t been born.
The state commission looking into issues surrounding the Sandy Hook School massacre in Newtown plans to hear from experts in autism spectrum disorders.
By SUSAN HAIGH Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Members of a state commission reviewing the Newtown school massacre say they still need more information and documentation about the shooter and his mental health […]
Adam Lanza was fascinated with chimpanzees because of their capacity for empathy, but could show little or none himself.
Nancy Lanza told friends her son was troubled and distant.