The Trench Reynolds Crime Report

Crime News That Matters

Huntersville, North Carolina is a suburb of the city of Charlotte. It’s a pretty nice middle-class community if you can tolerate the weather. It was two weeks ago when a 7-year-old boy took a loaded 9mm handgun on the bus. The boy allegedly pointed the gun at another boy’s head and threatened to kill him …

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A school district in Sugarcreek, Ohio has purchased a new type of specialized dog who is said to be trained to not only find guns but will engage an active shooter. His name is Sailor and it goes without saying that he’s a very good boy. However, while it’s admirable that the school district would …

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This past Friday, an anonymous tip led to the discovery of two Glock handguns in the car of a 16-year-old student at Atrisco Heritage Academy High School in Alburquerque, New Mexico. Two full ammunition clips were also said to be found in the car. You would think that these guns being found on school grounds …

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When the Dixon High School shooting happened back in May of 2018, I didn’t post about it. I was not in a good place mentally as far as writing went and only the shooter was injured so I decided to forego the story. To summarize, 19-year-old Matthew Milby entered Dixon High in Dixon, Illinois with …

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Since May, Florida schools have had to notify the state when one of their ‘Safe-School’ Officers has what you might call a mishap. Now, these aren’t police officers but armed security hired by the various school districts. The South Florida Sun-Sentinel has gotten a hold of the reports of these mishaps. One officer was practicing …

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Recently, The Daily Dot published an article entitled ‘People are shook to discover Columbine stans are a thing.’ For us olds, a stan is a superfan of something. The term came from the Eminem song Stan which is about an obsessive stalker-like fan. But getting back to the Daily Dot article, apparently, #Columbine was trending …

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This past Friday in Colorado an almost unheard of rarity occurred. 16-year-old Alec McKinney pleaded guilty to first-degree murder for last year’s school shooting at STEM School Highlands Ranch. McKinney, along with cohort Devon Erickson, started shooting up the school and before it was all over 18-year-old Kendrick Castillo was dead and several other students …

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I guess I have some apologies to make and some crow to eat, but first a little backstory. During last May’s school shooting at STEM School Highlands Ranch, there was an armed security guard who fired at police thinking they were one of the suspects. The bullets missed the officers but went through a classroom …

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I’ve posted about José Ángel Ramos Saucedo before. He’s the grandfather of José Ángel Ramos who shot and killed a teacher, Maria Medina, and himself at the Colegio Cervantes in Torreón, Coahuila, Mexico.  If you’ll recall, Ramos Saucedo is said to be involved with organized crime in Mexico. Not only did he own the banned …

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In 2011, 19-year-old Carina Saunders was brutally murdered and her dismembered body was found in a duffel bag behind a store in Bethany, Oklahoma. People of interest have been arrested for her murder and were later released. It’s believed that Carina was murdered to send a message to other women who were being prostituted. There …

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