China · Massacres/Mass Murder

Man kills 7 children, 2 adults, self after property dispute

May 12, 2010 Hanzhong, Shaanxi, People’s Republic of China Wu Huanming (48) kills 9 and injured 12 at a kindergarten following a property dispute Wu was the owner of a two-story building which was partially rented to Wu Hongying (50, no relation to Wu Huanming) who ran a private kindergarten. Wu Hongying’s lease expired in… Continue reading Man kills 7 children, 2 adults, self after property dispute

Taiwan

Man stabs dozens on subway train, killing 4

May 21, 2014 New Taipei City, Taiwan Cheng Chieh (鄭捷) goes on a stabbing rampage in a subway car, killing 4 and injuring 24, because he had wanted to do something “shocking and big” since childhood Chieh (21) began his attack while the subway train was moving between stops approximately 5 minutes from each other.… Continue reading Man stabs dozens on subway train, killing 4

Pennsylvania · School Violence

Franklin Regional High School stabbing

April 9, 2014 Murrysville, Pennsylvania A 16-year-old high school student dual-wielding kitchen knives goes on a stabbing spree at his high school, wounding 22 including himself 21 of the 22 stabbing victims were students between 14 and 17. The school's assistant principal was able to subdue attacker Alex Hribal, and police secured the school within… Continue reading Franklin Regional High School stabbing