On June 12, 2016, a lone gunman opened fire on an Orlando gay nightclub, killing 49 people and injuring dozens more, making it the deadliest mass shooting in United States history. Dataminr for Public Sector delivered the earliest alerts of the attack, 42 minutes ahead of major news reports.
Dataminr for Public Sector alerted first responders 42 minutes ahead of major news
Dataminr for Public Sector alerted within minutes that people were taken hostage inside the club.
Omg. Shooting at pulse. We hid in the bathroom. And we can't find our friends.
please pray for everyone @pulseorlando and in the area tonight!! something seriously tragic is going down and good vibes are needed
Gunfire exchanged at #pulse nightclub hostage situation in #Orlando.