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United States

10 April 2000

New York Times, Series

Shots explode at a school in Oregon, a brokerage office in Atlanta, or a church in Fort Worth, and the nation is witness to another sudden, seemingly random violent rampage. Before the ambulances leave, the news crews arrive. The killers' neighbors, friends or families submit to interviews, and inevitably, they say something like this: "He just snapped." But the killers do not just snap. An examination by The New York Times of 100 rampage murders found that most of... (GunPolicy.org)

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