Finland · Massacres/Mass Murder · School Violence

Jokela School Shooting

November 7, 2007 Jokela, Tuusula, Finland Pekka-Eric Auvinen (18) goes on a shooting spree in his high school, killing 8 and wounding 13 before killing himself Auvinen, who was described by a teacher as a militant radical with interests in both far-left and far-right ideologies, had left a suicide note saying goodbye to his family… Continue reading Jokela School Shooting

Illinois · New York · Newspaper clippings

Clippings: widow threatens to kill herself over husband’s grave and others

From the Chicago Daily Tribune Chicago, Illinois New York Published November 7, 1922 A third murder in so many days was linked to Black Hand, an extortion racket similar to gangs but not organized like the Mafia. A grieving widow left a note suggesting she would kill herself over her husband's grave. A "feminine Bluebeard"… Continue reading Clippings: widow threatens to kill herself over husband’s grave and others