School Shootings (1999-2018)

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School Shootings (1999-2018)  Data from Washington Post.

 

This map is an interactive illustration that shows school shootings from 1999-2018 in the United States. One can clearly see that there have been shooting in a majority of the major cities throughout the United States. This map also shows that the density of school shootings are highest along the east coast, southern states, and west coast. Cities like New York City, Chicago, Los Angeles, and Denver have had the highest numbers of school shootings.

Data source:  https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/2018/local/school-shootings-database/?noredirect=on&utm_term=.35f7469f5baf