Links to resources or articles about various tragic massacres.
A Guide to Mass Shootings in America | Mother Jones
A map of various mass shootings around the U.S.
A Timeline Of Mass Shootings In The US Since Columbine
An article documenting mass shootings and spree shootings since 1999.
Beslan 2004 Wikipedia
Sept. 1-4, 2004 in Beslan, North Ossetia-Alania, Russia. During the initial chaos, up to 50 people managed to flee and alert authorities to the situation. Beslan does not provide a good example of a spree shooter situation.
Sixteen US Mass Shootings Happened in 2012, Leaving at Least 88 Dead | The Nation
Blogger George Zornick catalogs dates and body counts for tragedies in 2012.
Taft High School Shooting
Jan. 10, 2013. The teacher began to evacuate the students out a back door, then he and a campus supervisor were able to engage the shooter in conversation and distract him while students evacuated the classroom.
Taft Union High School 2013
As V.P. Biden was holding meetings on gun violence in the wake of Sandy Hill, another incident occured in California. A neighbor saw the shooter enter the school armed with the shotgun and called 911, and that Taft police were on the scene in less than 60 seconds.
U.S. has long recent history of mass shootings
NY Daily News article cataloging various massacres and death tolls.