Workplace Violence incidents for December/End-of-Year

by todaystrainingblog

St. Paul, MN. December 4 (school) 1w

Neenah, WI. December 5             2w

Phoenix, AZ. December 5            1w

West Point, NY. December 6      0

San Francisco, CA. December 7  0

Vicksburg, MS. December 9 (school) 0

Scottsdale, AZ. December 9        0

Phoenix, AZ. December 10          1d1w

Jonesboro, AR. December 10 (school) 0

Boston, MA. December 11           0

Alva, OK. December 10                 2w 14?  0

Dearborn Heights, MI. December 17 1d

Madison, WI. December 19         1w

Madison, WI. December 28         1w

December:  14 incidents  2 dead  9 wounded


Year-to-date incidents: 201 Arizona 68

127 Dead  226 wounded


WPV by state:

State Totals:

These are the number of incidents that I have counted for each state. And since I live in Arizona, I think it’s fairly obvious that I would collect more here than anywhere else. And please keep in mind, these are only the incidents that I hear about on the news or come my way from friends and family. Rarely do I get on the web and search for these incidents.

Arizona                                                                               68

Texas                                                                                   9

Maryland                                                                          8

California                                                                         7

Louisiana, New York, Pennsylvania, & Wisconsin-6

Massachusetts, North Carolina, & Washington D.C. -5

Colorado & Georgia                                                  4

Indiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey

South Carolina, & Washington                          3

Arkansas, Florida, Illinois, Michigan, Ohio, &

Tennessee                                                                                               2


Alabama, Kansas, Kentucky, Nebraska, Nevada,

North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah

Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia                                             1

Alaska, Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, Maine, Montana

New Hampshire, New Mexico, Rhode Island, Wyoming-0


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