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School Shooting

Father Ronald Miller was arrested for making a terroristic threat at Celina Elementary School. (credit: Collin Co. Jail)

Celina Father Not Guilty Of Terroristic Threats

A Celina man who claimed he had a gun and walked into an elementary school is not guilty of making terroristic threats.

04/16/2014

A security member screens a building visitor. (credit: Roslan Rahman/AFP/Getty Images)

Texas Lawmakers Propose School Security Tax Plan

Three state lawmakers want to allow voters to set up special taxing districts to pay for enhanced security at Texas public schools.

01/22/2013

(Photo by El KEBIR LAMRANI/AFP/Getty Images)

Texas Rep. Stockman Threatens To Impeach Obama Over Gun Control

Texas Congressman Steve Stockman responded passionately in opposition to President Obama mentioning the possibility of executive action on some aspects of gun control.

01/15/2013

5 P McKINNEY SCHOOL POLICE.

Texas Lt. Gov. Calls For Gun Training For Teachers

Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst has called for state-funded specialized firearms training for teachers and administrators to guard against school shootings.

01/11/2013

5 P McKINNEY SCHOOL POLICE.

McKinney Adding Police To District’s Three Middle Schools

McKinney ISD teachers, students and their parents should be heading to school with a little more re-assurance from now on. Every school will get officers.

01/08/2013

Teachers talk in an empty school hallway as a pupil leaves a classroom. (credit: Boryana Katsarova/AFP/Getty Images)

Dallas ISD Task Force Reviewing Campus Security Measures

After last week’s deadly school shooting in Connecticut the Dallas Independent School District (DISD) has taken additional steps to make sure every school in the district is safe.

CBSDFW.COM–12/21/2012

People meditate and pray during a spiritual gathering. (credit: INDRANIL MUKHERJEE/AFP/Getty Images)

Texans Join In Silence Friday For School Victims

Gov. Rick Perry has asked Texans to join him in a moment of silence Friday in memory of the 26 victims of the Connecticut school shootings.

12/20/2012

President Barack Obama speaks as Vice President Joe Biden looks on as he delivers a statement in the Brady Briefing Room of the White House on December 19, 2012 in Washington, DC. The President has appointed Biden to lead a panel tasked with devising new policies to address gun violence. (credit: Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)

President Obama Sets Up Gun Violence Task Force

Five days after the murder of 20 children and six faculty members at a Connecticut elementary school, President Obama announced the formation of a task force to provide immediate recommendations of how to reduce gun violence.

12/19/2012

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NRA Promises To Help Prevent School Shootings

The National Rifle Association is breaking its silence four days after a school shooting in Newtown, Conn., where 26 were killed, including 20 children.

12/18/2012

Sandy Hook School

Opinion: Guns

Following the events in Connecticut last Friday, there is a fundamental question that keeps crossing my mind: Why did this have to happen? How many more schools need to be shot up before we act? How many children need to die over a Constitutional Amendment that addressed the right for Americans to possess muskets?

12/18/2012

Vigil

Candlelight Vigil To Be Held In Richardson For Sandy Hook Victims

J.J. Pearce High School in Richardson will be holding a candlelight vigil on Tuesday night at 7 p.m. in remembrance of the victims of last week’s school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut.

12/18/2012

An assortment of seized assault rifles, shotguns, pistols and ammunition. (credit: Getty Images/Norberto Duarte/AFP)

Gun Control Debate Rages After Conn. School Shooting Tragedy

The tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut has once again ignited a conversation about gun control – across the country and in North Texas.

CBS 11–12/17/2012

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