Statement From Governor Doug Ducey On Independence High School Shooting

News Release

February 12, 2016

PHOENIX – “As details of this morning’s tragic shooting continue to be released, our hearts remain with the students, educators and families of Independence High School and the entire Glendale community.

“I commend the police officers, first responders, school safety officials, teachers and school administrators for their swift response and diligent work to secure the area and protect the students at the school. The state of Arizona continues to watch the situation closely, and stands at the ready to offer any support the school or community need. 

“Our thoughts and prayers are with them, with everyone on scene and with the community during this difficult time.”