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THE INVESTIGATORS: EBR Parish School System reports most weapon-related incidents statewide in 2018

Date: October 28, 2019 | Category: Statistics

EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH, La. (WAFB) - After the 9News Investigators uncovered the 1,833 weapon-related incidents reported in schools statewide...

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54 Gun Violence Incidents in Louisiana and Texas since 2013: Gunfire on School Grounds

Date: October 18, 2019 | Category: Statistics

There were at least 483 incidents of gunfire on school grounds since 2013, resulting in: 182 deaths, including 33 suicide...

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THE INVESTIGATORS: More than 1,800 weapon-related incidents reported in 2018 in La. schools

Date: October 15, 2019 | Category: In The News

WAFB 9 BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - It’s a scary situation that has become all too common. As weapons show...

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Loaded handgun found inside McKinley High student’s backpack Wednesday morning

Date: September 25, 2019 | Category: In The News

WBRZ Deputies arrested a 16-year-old after he showed up late to a local high school with a loaded gun in...

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Two students charged after unloaded gun found at local middle school

Date: September 9, 2019 | Category: In The News

WBRZ Two teenagers are facing criminal charges after a firearm was found in one of their backpacks while on school...

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94 Gun Violence Incidents in 2018

Date: August 17, 2019 | Category: Statistics

In 2018 alone, 94 gun violence incidents in schools across the nation have occurred —the highest amount since 1970—the database...

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