Ammunition

Two boxes of Winchester Black Talon 10mm SXT. (Wikimedia Commons)

San Francisco Supervisors Approve Restrictions On Ammunition

Two ordinances targeting the sale and possession of certain ammunition in San Francisco were given unanimous initial approval Tuesday by the city’s Board of Supervisors.

03/05/2013

Guns for sale at Templar Sports in Los Gatos. (CBS)

Poll: California Voters Favor Gun, Ammunition Controls

The Field Poll released Tuesday found that 61 percent of California voters think it is more important to control firearms than to protect the rights of gun owners. It’s the biggest margin of support since Field began asking the question in 1999.

02/26/2013

Defender 120-grain .308 Winchester bullets. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

San Francisco Supes Move Closer To Restricting Ammunition

A San Francisco Board of Supervisors committee Thursday approved two pieces of legislation targeting the sale and possession of certain ammunition in the city.

02/21/2013

Gun Buyback

California Democrats Push For Strictest Gun Laws In Nation

Democrats who control the state Legislature revealed 10 proposals that they said would make California the most restrictive state for possessing firearms.

02/07/2013

Boxes of ammunition inside a vehicle's air filter housing. (U.S. Customs and Border Protection)

Feds Bust Ammunition Smuggling Attempt At Port Of Oakland

U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents recently seized roughly 2,300 rounds of ammunition and the cars used to try to smuggle them out of the country from the Port of Oakland, an agency spokesman said Thursday.

02/07/2013

A box of 500 .22 cal. bullets. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Gun Sales Skyrocket In San Jose As Police Force Dwindles

In San Jose, gun sales appear to be skyrocketing. Indeed, by some estimates, gun sales in San Jose have as much as quadrupled in recent months.

02/01/2013

A gun is added to the inventory at the Marin County gun buyback Tuesday. (CBS)

IOUs Issued In Marin Gun Buyback Event May Not Be Good

Marin County’s gun buyback program has become a victim of its own success.

01/17/2013

A box of 500 .22 cal. bullets. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Berkeley Assemblywoman Proposes Strict New Regulations On Ammunition

A California assemblywoman has introduced a bill that would regulate ammunition sales in the state.

01/07/2013

Bullets and a clip. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Teen Found With Handgun, 50 Rounds Of Ammo On Central California Campus

Internet social network rumors of plans to shoot up a Central California school have led to the arrest of a teenager who brought a handgun and ammunition to school.

12/21/2012

Defender 120-grain .308 Winchester bullets. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

San Francisco May Ban Military-Grade Ammo, Track Big Purchases

Two pieces of legislation announced Thursday by San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee could make buying ammunition in the city more difficult.

12/20/2012

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