By JIM SALTER, Associated Press CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) 03/06 — More than 170 firearms seized or recovered by police during an eight-month period last year were purchased from a single St.
By MORGAN LEE, Associated Press SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) 02/26— New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham signed a red-flag gun bill Tuesday that will allow state district courts to order the temporary surrender of firearms,
By TERRY TANG, Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) 02/26 — Arizona’s most populous county on Wednesday joined a growing national movement in which areas are declaring themselves Second Amendment sanctuaries and proclaiming support for gun ownership rights.
By ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) 02/25 — Having a few too many at home shouldn’t make handling one’s own firearm illegal, according to an Ohio man challenging his arrest on a charge of possessing a weapon while intoxicated.
By ALAN SUDERMAN, Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) 02/17 — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam’s push to ban the sale of assault weapons failed on Monday after some of his fellow Democrats balked at the proposal.
By TERRY SPENCER, Associated Press FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) 02/14 — A 23-year-old man who posted on Facebook, “I don’t know why I don’t go on a killing spree.”
BELTON, Texas (AP) 02/10 — A Central Texas police officer was charged Monday with manslaughter for the fatal shooting of an unarmed man during a traffic stop,
CHICAGO (AP) 02/10 — A former Chicago police officer convicted of murder for fatally shooting an unarmed man in 2017 was sentenced Monday to 10 years in prison.
LONDON (AP) 02/10 — A former Uber driver was convicted Monday of plotting a vehicle and weapons attack on London tourist sites, just over a year after he was cleared of attacking police with a sword outside Buckingham Palace.
By SOPHIA ROSENBAUM and DEEPTI HAJELA Associated Press, NEW YORK (AP) 02/09 — A gunman was arrested after he ambushed police officers in the Bronx twice in 12 hours,
PRESCOTT, Ariz. (AP) 02/09 — Two more rural Arizona counties have declared themselves to be “Second Amendment sanctuary counties,” taking stances in favor of gun rights even as some supporters of the measures acknowledge they’ll have no or little real legal effect.
By ALAN SUDERMAN and SARAH RANKIN Associated Press, RICHMOND, Va. (AP) 01/20 — Thousands of gun-rights activists rallied peacefully at the Virginia Capitol on Monday under a heavy police presence,
By JIM SALTER, Associated Press ST. LOUIS (AP) 01/03 — Missouri’s two biggest cities saw a jump in homicides in 2019, and if that wasn’t bad enough,
By JAKE BLEIBERG and JAMIE STENGLE, Associated Press WHITE SETTLEMENT, Texas (AP) 12/31 — Alarms went off in Jack Wilson’s head the moment a man wearing a fake beard,
By JAKE BLEIBERG and JAMIE STENGLE, Associated Press DALLAS (AP) 12/31 — The congregation at a Texas church where two people were fatally shot had repeatedly given food to the gunman,
WHITE SETTLEMENT, Texas (AP) 12/29 — Congregants shot and killed a man who opened fire in a church near Fort Worth, Texas, on Sunday, killing the attacker,
TERRY SPENCER, Associated Press FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) 12/28 — For Florida, the 2010s were a decade of high-profile mass shootings: at a nightclub, a high school,
SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. (AP) 11/29 — Police say a Georgia woman fired a gun into a KFC after learning her order lacked napkins and a fork.
CONWAY, Ark. (AP) 11/18 — A former high school student in Arkansas has been sentenced to seven years in prison for devising a plan to shoot up a school.
By TERENCE CHEA and OLGA R. RODRIGUEZ, Associated Press FRESNO, Calif. (AP) 11/19 — A close-knit Hmong community was in shock after gunmen burst into a California backyard gathering and shot 10 men,