Assault Rifle

Assault Rifle

Man In His 60’s Killed By Suspect Armed With AK-47 In San Francisco’s Bayview

A 63-year-old man was fatally shot by suspects allegedly armed with an AK-47 assault rifle on Third Street in San Francisco’s Bayview District on Sunday night, police said.

06/08/2015

3D-printed lower receiver of a a Colt CM109 modular battle rifle being fired. (PrintedFirearm.com)

You Can 3D Print A Heavy-Caliber Gun — And It’s Totally Legal

With a $500 3D printer and enough thermoplastic, you can mass produce deadly plastic guns from the convenience of your own home.

03/27/2015

Gun Buyback

San Francisco Police Say Saturday Gun Buyback Took In 91 Weapons

San Francisco police took in 91 guns in Saturday’s gun-buyback program, a police spokeswoman said.

03/22/2015

Armed Santa in Chico

Butte County Billboard Showing Gun-Toting Santa Draws Controversy

A billboard showing Santa Claus carrying an automatic rifle is drawing controversy in Chico.

12/21/2014

AR-15 parts are attached to a receiver milled by a Ghost Gunner CDC mill. (Defense Distributed)

Texas 3-D Gun Printing Firm Selling Machine To Manufacture Metal AR-15 Semi-Automatic Rifle At Home

The Texas firm which pioneered the 3-D printing of guns at home has unveiled a machine capable of milling the firing mechanism of an AR-15 assault rifle, which can then be combined with the rifle’s remaining parts available online to create an untraceable weapon known as a ‘ghost gun.’

10/02/2014

(Getty Images)

Toy Guns Required To Be Brightly Colored Under New California Law

Governor Jerry Brown signed a first of its kind law aimed at toy guns in the wake of a fatal police shooting in Santa Rosa where a Sheriff’s Deputy mistook a replica firearm for a real assault rifle.

09/30/2014

Sonoma County Sheriff's Deputies shot and killed a teen carrying this fake rifle in Santa Rosa. (Source: Sonoma County Sheriff)

Sonoma County Deputy Who Killed Boy Carrying Toy Gun Returns To Duty

The Sonoma County sheriff’s deputy who shot and killed a 13-year-old boy after mistaking the airsoft pellet gun he was carrying for an assault rifle, is returning to duty on Monday.

12/09/2013

Police at the scene of a shooting at an apartment on the 1900 block of B Street in Hayward, November 26, 2013. (CBS)

Man Fires Assault Rifle During Hayward Apartment Home Invasion

Police were looking for a suspect who fired an AK-47 assault weapon inside a Hayward apartment Tuesday morning then fled with the residents’ cash.

11/26/2013

weapon, assault, rifle,

AR-15 Stolen From San Francisco Police Car Found In Oakland

An assault rifle stolen from an unmarked San Francisco police car has been recovered in Oakland, according to police.

03/05/2013

An AR-15 is seen for sale on the wall at the National Armory gun store on January 16, 2013 in Pompano Beach, Florida. (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Assault Rifle Stolen From Unmarked SFPD Car

An assault rifle was stolen from an unmarked San Francisco police car over the weekend, police said Sunday.

03/04/2013

more