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Residents distraught in the aftermath of the school shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Sandy Hook School Shooting Report Details Chaos, Loss Caused By Attack

The full report of the investigation regarding last year’s shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School has been released.


Teacher Victoria Soto's classroom at Sandy Hook Elementary School. Photo from State Police report.

State Police Release Sandy Hook Report

Connecticut State Police have released their report on the December 14 killing of twenty-six students and educators at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown.


Bushmaster RM 10. From States Attorney's report.

Police File To Be Released On Newtown Shooting

Connecticut authorities are preparing to release state police documents from the investigation into last year’s Newtown school massacre.


Investigative photo taken at Sandy Hook Elementary School. From States Attorney's report.

Conn. Panel Recommends New School Safety Standards

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A state panel is recommending new school security standards in the wake of last year’s mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown. On Friday, the School Safety Infrastructure Council […]


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Sandy Hook Commission Wants More Info. On Lanza’s Mental State

Some members of a state commission reviewing the deadly Newtown school shooting want more information about the killer’s mental state than what was included in a report released by State’s Attorney Stephen Sedensky.


Police stand with grieving residents following a shooting December 14, 2012 at Sandy Hook Elementary School on December 14, 2012 in Newtown, Connecticut. At least 26 people, including 20 young children, were killed when a gunman assaulted the school and another body was found dead at a second linked crime scene, police said.  Police spokesman Lieutenant Paul Vance told reporters that the attacker killed 20 children and six adults, including someone that he lived with, at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut.  The gunman also died at the scene, and a 28th body was found elsewhere.
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Newtown Officer Suffering PTSD Won’t Be Terminated

NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) _ Town officials have decided not to fire a police officer who hasn’t returned to work since the shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School because of post-traumatic stress disorder. Thomas Bean, 38, […]


File photo of a memorial made fro the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Conn. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Privacy Panel Meets

A task force on Tuesday began piecing together a package of recommendations for Connecticut lawmakers on ways to balance the privacy of crime victims with the public’s right to know.


7 calls from inside Sandy Hook Elementary will be released. (Getty Images)

$1.5M Federal Grant For Newtown Aid

NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) _ U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder has announced a $1.5 million grant to reimburse agencies that supported Newtown in the immediate aftermath of last year’s massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School. Holder […]


Twenty seven wooden angles are viewed in a yard down the street from the Sandy Hook School. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Bells Toll For Newtown

Church bells tolled in Newtown on Saturday to mark the anniversary of the shooting massacre that killed 26 people at Sandy Hook Elementary School, and President Barack Obama called on Americans to help prevent future violence in a radio address on the tragedy.


Washington National Cathedral (Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images)

Vigil At National Cathedral Honors Newtown Victims

Members of the Newtown, Conn., community, including the parent of a teacher killed in a school massacre last year, joined a vigil at the National Cathedral to remember those killed by gun violence.