The Trench Reynolds Crime Report

Crime News That Matters

Recently, the Superintendent of Jefferson County Schools in Colorado suggested that Columbine High School be torn down due to the continuing morbid fascination with the school’s infamous history. Now, before we get into the heart of this story please allow me to just say that I am not part of the Columbine community. I haven’t …

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In this week’s episode, Trench talks about a school shooting that almost happened and one of the most prolific MySpace predators among other news.

It’s no secret that in the early days of this website I considered myself to be a conservative. How I got to be that way is a story in itself that I’ll tackle at some other time. As time went on and I got older I became more of a centrist. There are liberal policies …

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Both Devin Erickson and Alec McKinney appeared in court yesterday to face the 48 charges so far before them. The charges include first-degree murder, attempted murder, arson, robbery, theft and firearms charges. The 16-year-old McKinney has been charged as an adult as he should be. Both suspects are being held without bond. However, arrest affidavits …

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As is usual when a school shooting happens the accusations of bullying as a motive are quick to be thrown around. Once again, this is what I like to call the perpetuation of the Columbine bullying myth. This is based on the fact that right after Columbine it was reported that the shooters committed their …

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In my previous posts about the UNCC shooting that left two victims dead, I said I couldn’t shake the feeling that the shooting was more of a personal attack rather than a random act of violence. While there is some evidence to indicate that the shooter’s targets were picked at random there is now a …

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I was going to include this story with a more comprehensive collection of news on the subject. However, I wanted to address the elephant in the room, and that’s the STEM School Highlands Ranch parent who supposedly warned the school a shooting like this would happen. For those of you who haven’t heard yet, back …

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