Nikolas Cruz has been indicted on 34 felony counts by a Broward Grand Jury. Cruz has been charged with 17 counts of premeditated first degree murder as well as 17 counts of attempted first degree murder.

On February 14, 2017 Cruz killed seventeen students, teachers and administrators at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. If convicted, Cruz could face the death penalty.