Across the world we notice violence creeping up in places not often accustomed to it . . .

Fatal shootings have risen in Sweden despite fall across Europe, report finds

Sweden is the only European country where fatal shootings have risen significantly since 2000, leaping from one of the lowest rates of gun violence on the continent to one of the highest in less than a decade, a new report has found.

The local manifestation of this trend in an otherwise peaceful working-class enclave . . .

Olathe police shoot, wound man during confrontation on Santa Fe Street

An investigation is underway after Olathe police shot and wounded a man Wednesday during a confrontation in a parking lot on Santa Fe Street.Police said officers were called at 4:46 p.m. to check on an unresponsive man in a vehicle near the Strip's Chicken restaurant.Olathe police Sgt.

Olathe police shoot man who they say pointed gun at officers near Santa Fe Street

by: Makenzie Koch Posted: / Updated: OLATHE, Kan. - Olathe police say they shot a man who pointed a gun at officers Wednesday near the Strip's Chicken parking lot. A department spokesperson said officers were called to the restaurant near Santa Fe Street and Ridgeview Road for a welfare check.

Developing . . .