Stories tagged: workplace violence
Wed., Nov. 16, 2016, 9:27 a.m.
Oklahoma City airport shooting likely case of workplace revenge
A man who gunned down a Southwest Airlines employee outside of Oklahoma City’s airport likely killed the victim in retaliation for circumstances that led to the attacker leaving his job …
Thu., March 10, 2016, 8:09 p.m.
Georgia business owner requires workers to have firearm at the office
ATLANTA – The decision by the owner of a small insurance company to require his employees to carry firearms at the office has sparked a debate: Would having a gun …
Wed., July 9, 2014
Man shoots woman at Deaconess Hospital, turns gun on self
A domestic violence attack on the Deaconess Hospital campus that left two dead Tuesday is the latest in a growing number of similar workplace shootings nationwide. The Spokane shooting remains …
Mon., Feb. 1, 2010, 1:06 p.m.
13 workers in Washington last year slain at work
The slayings last year of six law enforcement officers made a total of 13 on-the-job homicides in Washington.
Sat., Dec. 20, 1997
Fired Employee Kills 4 Former Co-Workers Highway Worker Killed By Police In Fierce Gun Battle
A dismissed state highway employee armed with an AK-47 assault rifle killed four of his former co-workers at a maintenance yard Thursday before being shot to death by the police …
Fri., June 6, 1997
Rampage Ends With 3 Dead Angry Man Shoots Co-Workers, Then Himself
A plastics factory employee infuriated by an argument at work fatally shot two co-workers and wounded four others Thursday, then fled and killed himself. Less than two hours after shooting …
Sat., March 11, 1995
Man Shoots Bosses, Then Kills Himself
A civilian Navy employee shot and wounded two co-workers in their office Friday after an argument, then killed himself in front of other office employees. Ernest J. Cooper Jr. twice …