Isla Vista Killing Rampage

Isla Vista Killing Rampage

A mass killing devastates a seaside college town near UC Santa Barbara

Saturday, May 31, 2014 at 04:30 PM PDT

Deputies Who Made Welfare Check on UCSB Killer Cleared

Deputies Who Made Welfare Check on UCSB Killer Cleared

The deputies who checked on Elliot Rodger weeks before he killed six people and himself have been cleared by the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's office, NBC News reported.

Saturday, May 31, 2014 at 11:01 AM PDT

Internal Sheriff's Probe Launched in Isla Vista Massacre

Internal Sheriff's Probe Launched in Isla Vista Massacre

The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department has launched an internal investigation into the actions of deputies before and during last week's rampage by a community college student who killed six UCSB...

Friday, May 30, 2014 at 11:49 PM PDT

UCSB Student Film: "IV Strong"

UCSB Student Film: "IV Strong"

Published in the wake of last week's Isla Vista rampage,"IV Strong" is a short film created by four UC Santa Barbara students intended to act as a way to encourage the UCSB school community and to give hope for...

Friday, May 30, 2014 at 06:45 AM PDT

Vigil Held for SJ Student Killed in Isla Vista Rampage

Vigil Held for SJ Student Killed in Isla Vista Rampage

The mother of George Chen spoke at a vigil for her son Thursday night, asking everyone in attendance to search their souls and replace any hatred and violence with love.

Thursday, May 29, 2014 at 09:07 PM PDT

Parents Mourning Victims More Than Son: Friend

Parents Mourning Victims More Than Son: Friend

The parents of a man who went on killing rampage in a California college town last week never thought their son would turn violent and they still can’t bring themselves to read the chilling manifesto he...

Thursday, May 29, 2014 at 06:30 AM PDT

Isla Vista Rampage Shows Gaps in Mental Health Law

Isla Vista Rampage Shows Gaps in Mental Health Law

Elliot Rodger's murderous rampage near Santa Barbara has tragically exposed the limitations of involuntary-commitment laws that allow authorities to temporarily confine people who are deemed a danger to...

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 08:00 PM PDT

Grieving UC Santa Barbara Students Return to Class

Grieving UC Santa Barbara Students Return to Class

Hours after they mourned six classmates at a memorial that drew thousands to the campus stadium, UC Santa Barbara students will return to class for the first time Wednesday since a deadly rampage through...

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 06:26 AM PDT

Year After Santa Monica Rampage: "You're There Again"

Year After Santa Monica Rampage: "You're There Again"

A woman whose niece was killed in Southern California's last mass shooting in Santa Monica said Tuesday that the bloody rampage that killed six students from the University of California, Santa Barbara,...

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 05:33 AM PDT

Isla Vista Rampage Renews Gun Debate in CA Capitol

Isla Vista Rampage Renews Gun Debate in CA Capitol

As thousands gathered at the University of California, Santa Barbara on Tuesday to mourn six students killed in a weekend rampage, California lawmakers proposed new ways of keeping guns out of the hands...

Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at 12:38 PM PDT

15,000 Expected at UCSB Student Memorial

15,000 Expected at UCSB Student Memorial

Thousands of mourners are expected at a memorial Tuesday evening for victims of the Isla Vista rampage. Robert Kovacik reports for the NBC4 News at Noon Tuesday May 27, 2014.

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Comprehensive coverage in the aftermath of the devastating mass slayings in Isla Vista near Santa Barbara. Click here for video, witness accounts, galleries and updates on a triple-stabbing and drive-by rampage.