In the aftermath of mass shootings in the U.S, the political debate inevitably turns to the question of gun control. One side pushes for increased restrictions on access to guns with the hope of reducing the likelihood of armed violence. The other side, at the extreme, calls for a more heavily armed population in the […]2 comments.
A Deltona woman is in critical condition after her boyfriend shot her multiple times as she was on the phone with 911 seeking help. The boyfriend later fatally shot himself. http://www.news-journalonline.com/article/20160710/NEWS/160719974/101040?Title=VCSO-Man-guns-down-girlfriend-in-Deltona-street-then-kills-himself-in-nearby-woods&tc=ar55 comments.
In an appearance on Fox News Monday evening, GOP nominee Donald Trump spoke about the issue of gun control and promised that as President he will not place limits on the type of guns or ammunition that can be legally sold to or by Americans http://www.infowars.com/video-trump-promises-not-to-limit-gun-ammo-sales/20 comments.
when Gates kicked open the side door of the sanctuary and entered with the shotgun, pointing it at the pastor and congregation. Church members, including Aaron Guyton, a concealed weapons permit holder, acted quickly. http://www.goupstate.com/article/20120325/ARTICLES/120329781/1112no comments.
Jenna Wall, 35, was a kindergarten teacher at Kemp Elementary School, had been separated from her husband for about a year and the two were divorcing, according to police. Jerrod Wall was working as an investigator in the Paulding County District Attorney’s Office when his mother called him, her arrest warrant says. http://www.ajc.com/news/news/crime-law/police-woman-put-grandsons-in-car-returned-to-kill/nrmpM/7 comments.
TAMPA — A burglar was shot and seriously wounded Tuesday after the occupant of a home spotted him remotely on her mobile surveillance app and called her father to investigate, police said http://www.tampabay.com/news/publicsafety/crime/intruder-shot-after-homeowner-spies-him-on-home-surveillance-phone-app/22915106 comments.
Harmon, 71, was in the basement of his home in Sanford with the son of a family friend when he unloaded a .357 revolver and handed it to the teenager, who was unfamiliar with firearms, according to the report released by the Office of Chief Medical Examiner. But Harmon apparently had not emptied every chamber, […]no comments.
The District’s Attorney General is moving quickly to appeal a federal judge’s ruling which last week blocked city officials from requiring gun owners to provide a “good reason” in order to get a permit to carry a concealed firearm in the nation’s capital. http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2016/may/27/dc-moves-appeal-ruling-shooting-down-concealed-car/no comments.
As Philando Castile’s head slumps backward while he lies dying next to her, Diamond Reynolds looks into the camera and explains a Minnesota police officer just shot her fiancé four times. http://www.cnn.com/2016/07/07/us/falcon-heights-shooting-minnesota/one comment.
Lewis Dunne was on his way to a shop when he walked into the path of four men lying in wait with a loaded weapon and with “murderous intent”, Liverpool Crown Court was told. The shooting in Vauxhall, Liverpool, was said to be the culmination of a series of incidents in the area on November […]6 comments.
The father reportedly was shot four times. Relatives said the bullet that struck the girl may have hit her father first. http://www.foxnews.com/us/2017/02/09/wasnt-his-intention-mom-speaks-out-after-9-year-old-girl-killed-in-home-invasion.htmlno comments.
The incident happened before 1:30 p.m. at a home on the 1900 block of Musket Lane, just off of Sandy Porter Road. Officers said a man, later identified as 32-year-old Phuc Hong Doan, broke into the home, then grabbed a knife when confronted by the homeowner. http://www.wbtv.com/story/34308867/police-homeowner-shoots-kills-intruder-in-southwest-charlotteno comments.
PHOENIX – A 17-year-old is recovering from a gunshot wound after reportedly committing two armed robberies. Court records show that a male teen robbed one store and tried to rob another when he was confronted by an armed clerk who shot him in the arm. http://www.abc15.com/news/crime/pd-armed-robber-shot-by-clerk-theyre-supposed-to-just-hand-over-the-moneyno comments.
Congressional Republicans are trying to change federal guns regulations to make buying a silencer, or suppressor, easier. But critics don’t agree with the argument that the proposed legislation is a safety measure to prevent hearing injuries. http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2017/01/15/hill-republicans-try-to-ease-purchase-gun-silencers-as-nra-backed-trump-arrives.htmlno comments.
UNIONTOWN, Pa. – A home invasion suspect was fatally shot early Friday morning in Uniontown when the 81-year-old homeowner pulled out a gun, according to investigators. Police said 46-year-old Franklin Schrout, of Smithfield, rode a bike to the house with tools to break in, then ransacked the home and assaulted the 81-year-old man. http://www.wpxi.com/news/81-year-old-fatally-shoots-home-invasion-suspect-says-gun-had-never-been-used-in-30-years/4641003324 comments.
A suspect arrested Sunday with an assault rifle at a Washington, DC pizzeria admitted he had come to investigate an online conspiracy theory, Washington’s Metropolitan Police Department said Sunday evening in a statement. http://www.cnn.com/2016/12/04/politics/gun-incident-fake-news/10 comments.
A 14-year-old boy was charged with the fatal shooting of his mother and little brother while they were “sound asleep”, according to authorities in New Stanton, Pennsylvania. Jacob Remaley allegedly admitted to shooting his mother, Dana Remaley, and his 8-year-old brother Caleb, telling police that he used his father’s gun and would have shot his […]10 comments.
And the shooting that ended her life on Saturday afternoon has so far been deemed a tragic accident by the police chief in Irondale, Ala., the Birmingham suburb where Kimberly “Kimi” Reylander was mortally wounded by her 3-year-old brother. The toddler got hold of a loaded gun in a bedroom and aimed it at Kimi, […]3 comments.
Stockton police released new surveillance video Friday in which multiple gunshots can be heard near an elementary school, which resulted in the death of an innocent man who was inside his home, investigators said. Advertisement Shots rang out about 7:50 p.m. Thursday in the 800 block of West Ponce De Leon Avenue near Kennedy Elementary […]one comment.
OAKLAND — Two reputed gang members have been charged in a gun battle Saturday morning outside a downtown Oakland club that left eight people, including themselves, wounded, according to authorities and court documents. http://www.eastbaytimes.com/2016/11/09/oakland-reputed-gang-members-charged-in-downtown-shootout-that-wounded-eight/12 comments.