Isla Vista Killings

Cottage Trauma Surgeon Says All Injured Victims Admitted Expected to Recover

Dr. Pam Lee said seven male and female victims were treated for gunshot wounds and blunt trauma. Read story.

Saturday, May 24, 2014

Witnesses Recall Isla Vista Shooting Rampage

Emergency radio broadcasts paint picture of violence and panic. Read story.

Saturday, May 24, 2014

Isla Vista Shooting: Echoes of David Attias

The similarities abound between I.V.’s murderous madmen, so could anything have been done? Read story.

Originally published 3:00 p.m., May 24, 2014
Updated 11:35 a.m., May 27, 2014

[UPDATE] Coroners Remove Three Bodies from Shooter's Apartment

Sheriff Bill Brown confirms that bodies of three males were removed from Rodger's apartment; suffered fatal stab wounds. Read story.

Originally published 2:28 p.m., May 24, 2014
Updated 5:52 p.m., May 24, 2014

School Officials, Elected Reps React to Isla Vista Shooting

Janet Napolitano, Lois Capps, Jerry Brown, and others issue statements on the rampage that left seven dead. Read story.

Saturday, May 24, 2014

Insights into Isla Vista Shooter Elliot Rodger

Among other new info, SBCC student and Sandpiper Golf Course staff relay experiences. Read story.

Saturday, May 24, 2014

Seven Dead, Seven Injured in Isla Vista ‘Mass Murder’ Shooting

Suspect dies after firing on deputies; Sheriff calls the rampage the “work of a madman.” Read story.

Originally published 10:00 p.m., May 23, 2014
Updated 4:00 a.m., May 24, 2014


Isla Vista, May 23 - July 11, 2014

The six disembodied energies have not yet / departed Embarcadero del Mar Read story.

Too Many Moments of Silence

Today marks one month since the tragic violence in Isla Vista. Read story.

A Molecular-Level Argument for Gun Control

Are these frequent rampages a fair price to pay for unfettered access to guns? Read story.

News from Across the World

One calm morning, a headline on the television news, here in Rwanda, pierced my soul. Read story.

Rated V for Violent

Why should virtual violence get a pass? Read story.

To Meet a Madman

My face to face with Elliot came about three weeks ago at SBCC. Read story.

Lessons in Grieving

Take care of yourself and also real good care of our students, our children. Read story.

Ethics and the Breaking Story

When a tsunami of reporters and broadcast news vans arrive to report on a tragic story, what limits should be set? Read story.


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