Nikolas Cruz

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Nikolas Cruz is an American who pled guilty to a February 2018 mass shooting at his high school in Parkland, Florida.[1] He killed 14 students and three teachers. The shooting prompted calls to limit the availabiity of assault weapons.


  1. Derek Hawkins, Mark Berman. Nikolas Cruz will plead guilty to killing 17 people in Parkland mass shooting, defense team says, Washington Post, 2021-10-15. Retrieved on 2022-05-31. “The shooting left 14 students and three faculty members dead, and touched off a nationwide student-led movement advocating for gun control legislation and greater school safety.” mirror