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Sandy Hook Massacre “Re-energized” School Security Efforts

One year ago a crazed young man burst into Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown Connecticut, fatally shooting 20 students and six staff members before killing himself as police moved in.

12/13/2013

South Pointe Elementary School on Miami Beach (Source: CBS4)

Miami Beach School In Potential Life-Saving Competition

At South Pointe Elementary School on Miami Beach a steel fence surrounds the playground. There is a security camera over the front door. A sign orders visitors to check in at the office. But the school is very much in the running for a much more extensive and pricey safety upgrade.

CBS4–12/02/2013

BOSTON, MA - APRIL 15:  A man is loaded into an ambulance after he was injured by one of two bombs exploded during the 117th Boston Marathon near Copley Square on April 15, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. Two people are confirmed dead and at least 23 injured after two explosions went off near the finish line to the marathon.  (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Mid-April Linked With National Tragedy

The deadly attacks in Boston Monday left a city and a nation searching for answers. But it has also drawn attention to an odd historical phenomenon that happens around this time of April.

CBS Miami–04/16/2013

A police car outside Miami Lakes Educational Center where a student was arrested for making threats via Twitter. (Source: CBS4)

Home Detention Ordered For Teen Accused Of Threatening School

A South Florida teenager arrested for threatening an attack on his school did not appear in court Wednesday afternoon as expected. Instead, a judge ordered the teen to home detention and scheduled another hearing in January.

CBS4–12/19/2012

(Photo by David L Ryan/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)

Miami Student Arrested For Tweeting He’ll “Shoot Up This School”

A Miami teen threatened on Twitter to “shoot up this school this Friday”, just days after the deadly elementary school shooting in Newtown, Conn.

CBS4–12/18/2012

Daniel Shana, 22, is accused of using Facebook to make "Columbine style" threats against classmates.

Lynn University Student Arrested For Making Facebook Threats

A Lynn University student was arrested Thursday on second degree felony charges that allege he made threats to commit a “Columbine style” attack on his social networking page.

CBS4–11/18/2010

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