A teenage girl and a man were killed and two others were wounded in two separate shootings in East Oakland on Saturday night.
Three people were wounded in two separate shootings in East Oakland on Saturday evening and early Sunday morning.
Thousands gathered at the University of California, Santa Barbara on Tuesday to mourn six students killed in a weekend rampage as California lawmakers proposed new ways of keeping guns out of the hands of disturbed killers.
The sheriff “was not aware of [suspect Elliot Rodger's] videos until after the shooting rampage occurred,” a Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman said Sunday.
One man was shot and killed around 1:29 a.m. in the 2800 block of Nicol Avenue, according to the Oakland Police Department.
The student who killed six people near the University of California, Santa Barbara, detailed in a manifesto how deputies almost thwarted his killing plan.
The son of a Hollywood director stabbed three men to death in his apartment, gunned down two women outside a sorority and killed a sixth person in a rampage that was foreshadowed by a chilling Internet video in which he vowed to his victims that he would “take great pleasure in slaughtering all of you.”
“I am shocked and deeply saddened by the news of a mass shooting last night in the Isla Vista area near UC Santa Barbara. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the victims of this tragedy, their families and the entire Santa Barbara community.”
A man whose son was among the victims killed in a shooting rampage near a California university quaked with grief and rage as he described his “lost and broken” family and the proliferation of guns he believes led to his son’s death.
A Hollywood director and his family believe his son is responsible for a shooting rampage near a Santa Barbara university campus, an attorney for the director said Saturday.