Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting

File photo of police outside Sandy Hook School. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Newtown Police Plan Review Of Response To Shooting

Newtown’s police department will review its response to last year’s shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, according to the police chief, who said a report this week by the lead investigator showed his officers acted properly.

11/27/2013

A visual representation of audio, called a waveform. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Judge Orders Release Of Newtown 911 Recordings

A Connecticut judge ordered the release of the 911 recordings from the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, but the tapes will not be immediately unsealed.

11/26/2013

National Shlooting Sports Foundation National Shlooting Sports Foundation (Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images)

Gun Group Considered leaving Newtown

The gun industry’s national trade association and lobbying organization considered moving its offices from Newtown, Conn., after last year’s mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, the president and CEO of the National Shooting Sports Foundation said in an exclusive interview with The Associated Press.

11/22/2013

As the first anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting approaches, the massacre that helped spark a national gun control debate also generated another trend – record-setting fundraising by the National Rifle Association. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

As Sandy Hook Anniversary Approaches, NRA Set To Shatter Fundraising Records

As the first anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting approaches, the massacre that helped spark a national gun control debate also generated another trend – record-setting fundraising by the National Rifle Association.

11/14/2013

A visual representation of audio, called a waveform. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Judge To Hear Sandy Hook 911 Calls Before Ruling On Public Access

A Connecticut judge said Friday that he wants to hear the 911 recordings from the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting before ruling whether they can remain secret as a state prosecutor and the town of Newtown fight an order to release them.

11/08/2013

Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Federal Mental Health Insurance Regulations Inspired By Newtown

The Obama administration had pledged to issue a final mental health parity rule as part of an effort to reduce gun violence. Officials said they have now completed or made significant progress on 23 executive actions that were part of a plan announced in response to the school massacre in Newtown.

11/08/2013

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Court Asked To Block Release Of Newtown 911 Tapes

A Connecticut prosecutor is asking a court to block the release of 911 recordings from the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting as he seeks the reversal of an order from the state’s Freedom of Information Commission.

11/08/2013

Gun advocates are proclaiming the anniversary of the Sandy Hook shooting "Guns Save Lives Day." (EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Court Asked To Block Release Of Newtown 911 Tapes

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) _ A Connecticut prosecutor is asking a court to block the release of 911 recordings from the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting as he seeks the reversal of an order from […]

11/08/2013

A ribbon commemorating Sandy Hook School shooting victims hangs on a post near Newtown's town hall. (Photo by WTIC's Nicole Jacques.)

State Seeks To Prevent Release Of Sandy Hook 911 Recordings

The prosecutor leading the investigation into the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre is asking a Connecticut court to stay an order by the Freedom of Information Commission to release 911 tapes from last year’s shooting.

10/30/2013

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.
   AFP PHOTO / Don EMMERT        (Photo credit should read DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Police Union: Newtown Worker Fund Is Inadequate

By SUSAN HAIGH Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A private charitable fund created to help pay for the mental health care of first responders, teachers and other workers affected by the mass shooting at […]

10/26/2013

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