2010:The picturesque market town of Rothbury in Northumberland is at the centre of the dramatic hunt for gunman Raoul Moat.He is being hunted in connection with the shooting of his former girlfriend, her new partner and a police officer.A two-mile exclusion zone was set up around the town after the car he was driving was found A 49-page letter from gunman Raoul Moat has been published. In it he vows to "keep killing police until I'm dead" and describes the motivation for his actions.
The Virginia Tech massacre was a school shooting that took place on April 16, 2007, on the campus of Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in Blacksburg, Virginia, United States. Seung-Hui Cho, a senior at Virginia Tech, shot and killed 32 people and wounded 17 others in two separate attacks, approximately two hours apart, before committing suicide .The massacre is the deadliest shooting incident by a single gunman in U.S. history
2014: Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, Connecticut, 20-year-old Adam Lanza fatally shot 20 children aged between 6 and 7 years old, as well as six adult staff members. Prior to driving to the school, Lanza shot and killed his mother at their Newtown home. As first responders arrived at the scene, Lanza committed suicide by shooting himself in the head. Lanza acted alone and planned his actions, but no evidence collected provided indication as to why he did so, or why he targeted the…
2013:Police captured Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 19, after a manhunt using helicopters and heavily armed officers in a Boston suburb Apprehended 'covered in blood and hiding in a covered boat 'He and law enforcement officers engaged in a furious exchange of gun-fire.Over 30 rounds were fired in the exchange.terrified residents of Franklin Street were evacuated by police. The stand-off continued until Boston police apprehended Tsarnaev himself having been shot twice