As of 2021, there have been 147 mass shootings in the United States.
To some people, mass shootings seem to have ceased during the coronavirus pandemic. But these attacks never stopped, they were just not so public.
The Gun Violence Archive defines mass shootings as including four or more people who were injured or killed, excluding the perpetrators. According to records, by 2020, there will be more than 600 such attacks in the United States, compared with 2019. 417 cases.
This massacre continued until 2021, and until April 16, there were at least 147 mass shootings. This non-profit organization counted 11 mass murders in 2021, in which 4 or more people were killed.
The following is an incomplete list of multiple victim shootings in 2021. The list does not include many others, but only outlines the gun violence suffered by the United States this year:
April 15: Indianapolis
At least 8 people were killed, not including the shooter. The gunman allegedly committed suicide after firing at a FedEx warehouse.
Family members say that workers cannot use mobile phones at work, which prevents them from confirming their identities within a few hours.
April 7: Rock Hill, South Carolina
Former NFL player Phillip Adams shot 6 people. Doctor Robert Lesslie was killed along with his wife, two grandsons and two air-conditioning technicians working at home. Adams committed suicide.
April 3: Allen, Texas
Authorities said the two brothers killed four families before committing suicide. The body was found by the police after a search in the house.
March 31: Orange County, California
A man shot at the real estate office, killing four people, including a nine-year-old boy. According to the authorities, the shooting was related to “the existence of personal and commercial relations between the suspect and all victims.”
March 22: Boulder, Colorado
A man entered a supermarket and killed 10 people, including the first officer to reach the area.
After passing a background check, the suspect purchased a gun from a local store. The authorities are working to determine the motive of the shooting.
March 16th: Atlanta
Eight people were killed in three attacks at massage spas in the Atlanta area, including six Asian women. The 21-year-old suspect frequently visited these places and told the police that he launched an attack to end his “sex addiction.” The incident caused special fear among Asian people.
February 2: Muskogee, Oklahoma
When they were shot inside the house, five children and a man were killed, and a woman was seriously injured. The brother of one of the victims was arrested at the scene. The police believed that the victim had relatives.
January 24: Indianapolis
After the authorities discovered a gunshot wound on a man, five of them (including a pregnant woman) were found dead in a house. The man was arrested one day after the shooting.
September enero: Evanston, Illinois
Police said at least five people were killed in the shooting in the Chicago area, including a 15-year-old boy. The shooter shot a total of seven people before being killed by the police.