Hospital Shootings

Read: Brigham and Women’s Hospital Valet Shot, Suspect Killed in Police Pursuit

Brigham and Women’s Hospital Valet Shot, Suspect Killed in Police Pursuit

Police opened fire on the suspect at two separate locations after he pointed a weapon at officers and refused repeated demands to drop it.

Read: Gunshot Detection Is Becoming More Affordable

Gunshot Detection Is Becoming More Affordable

IoT and Cloud platforms combined with more cost-effective artificial engines are paving the way for a new generation of indoor gunshot detection.

Read: Fayetteville VA Shooting Suspect Was There For Mental Health Treatment

Fayetteville VA Shooting Suspect Was There For Mental Health Treatment

The suspect was at the N.C. hospital with her mother when she jumped out of the vehicle and pulled a handgun from a duffel bag.

Read: LA/OC IAHSS Recognizes Hospital Security Officers for Saving Lives, Outstanding Performances

LA/OC IAHSS Recognizes Hospital Security Officers for Saving Lives, Outstanding Performances

In all, 25 hospital security officers were honored at a luncheon that was held in Los Angeles on Oct. 16.

Read: Man Shoots Stepdaughter, Self in Elmhurst Hospital Parking Lot

Man Shoots Stepdaughter, Self in Elmhurst Hospital Parking Lot

The 44-year-old woman, who is listed in critical condition, was able to walk into the hospital emergency room after being shot in the face.

Read: Gunman Opens Fire at Chicago VA Hospital, No Injuries

Gunman Opens Fire at Chicago VA Hospital, No Injuries

Witnesses said a man who appeared to be in his 30s or 40s was seen outside the Jesse Brown VA Medical Center carrying an assault rifle.

Read: Wyoming Medical Center Upgrades Security Amidst Shooter’s Sentencing

Wyoming Medical Center Upgrades Security Amidst Shooter’s Sentencing

A man entered the Wyoming hospital through a back security door and shot at two hospital employees before being arrested by police.

Read: Statistics You Should Know: Workplace Violence in Healthcare

Statistics You Should Know: Workplace Violence in Healthcare

Although 75% of all workplace assaults occur in healthcare settings, only 30% of nurses and 26% of physicians have reported workplace violence incidents.

Read: Officer Shot in Laurens County Memorial Hospital ER

Officer Shot in Laurens County Memorial Hospital ER

The officer was shot after he confronted a man who was dragging his father at gunpoint through the South Carolina hospital’s emergency room.

Read: Regional Medical Center Employee Shot, Hospital Locked Down

Regional Medical Center Employee Shot, Hospital Locked Down

Authorities were aware the patient was unstable and had a gun when a woman reported him to the police 17 hours before he shot a hospital employee.

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