The Trench Reynolds Crime Report

Crime News That Matters

The .32 caliber Ruger revolver used in last week’s shooting at Ridgway High School in Santa Rosa, California, was reported stolen back in 2016. While it’s not believed that the 17-year-old suspect stole the gun personally, it is believed that he bought the gun off the street. People who oppose gun control often bemoan that …

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Police have released a motive in yesterday’s shooting at Ridgway High School in Santa Rosa, California. Santa Rosa Police said that after their investigation, they believe that the shooting stemmed from an ongoing dispute between rival gang members. The gun used in the shooting was taken off campus when an accessory to the shooter took …

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Earlier today there was a shooting at Ridgway High School in Santa Rosa, California. A 17-year-old male student shot a 16-year-old student right outside the school. Both the shooter and victim are students of the school. After the shooting, the shooter allegedly put the gun in a backpack and handed it off to an accessory. …

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Back in December of last year, 14-year-old Brandon Clegg forced his mother’s boyfriend at gunpoint to drive him to Dennis Intermediate School in Richmond, Indiana. By the time Clegg got to the school, his mother had already warned police that her son was going to shoot up the school. The school went into lockdown and police …

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Last week, there was an evidentiary hearing to determine if 19-year-old Devon Erickson should be held over for trial in the STEM School Highlands Ranch school shooting that left 18-year-old Kendrick Castillo dead. During the hearing, it was put forth by the prosecution that Erickson was forced into the plot by 16-year-old Alec McKinney. Besides …

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Back in late April of this year, there was a school shooting at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. It’s referred to as UNCC by locals.  22-year-old Trystan Andrew Terrell entered a classroom armed with a handgun with which he shot and killed two people and injured four more. He was wrestled to the …

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I’ve previously discussed the armed security guard at STEM School Highlands Ranch here. The guard not only shot at police thinking they were one of the suspects but one of his rounds penetrated a wall and wounded a female student of the school. Now, it turns out, that he wasn’t even supposed to be carrying …

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Mitchell Johnson and Andrew Golden were 13 and 11 respectively when they committed a school shooting at Westside Middle School in Jonesboro, Arkansas. It was 1998 when the pair killed five and injured others. At the time, Arkansas did not have a law in place that could keep the pair behind bars past their 21st …

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Back in October of last year, 16-year-old Jatwan Cuffie shot and killed  16-year-old Bobby McKeithen in the halls of Butler High School in Matthews, North Carolina. The shooting stemmed from an off-campus fight between Cuffie and a group of McKeithen’s friends where Cuffie came up on the short end of the stick. McKeithen was not …

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