Thousand Oaks shooting latest: ∙ At least 12 people have been killed; the shooter is also dead. ∙ Veteran deputy sheriff Ron Helus was first on the scene and is among the dead. ∙ Between 10 and 15 people were injured and taken to hospital.
"Unfortunately, our young people or people at nightclubs have learned that this may happen and they think about that. Fortunately, it probably saved a lot of lives that they fled the scene so rapidly"