San Mateo County sheriff’s deputies arrested two people this week who possessed several weapons and roughly $13,650 worth of drugs, a sheriff’s commander said.
A Newark man was arrested after police said he was manufacturing fully-automatic assault rifles in his garage.
Sen. Dianne Feinstein, who’s leading the push to restore an assault weapon ban, acknowledged on Sunday that the effort faces tough odds to pass Congress and she blamed the nation’s largest gun-rights group.
Congressional Democrats are reintroducing legislation to ban assault weapons but the measure faces long odds even after last month’s mass school shooting in Newtown, Conn.
A gun show drew a record crowd over the weekend in Daly City.
The nation’s largest teachers’ pension fund says it will review its holdings after being criticized for having an investment in the manufacturer of an assault rifle used in last week’s Connecticut school massacre.
Sheriff’s deputies in Contra Costa County who were investigating an alleged assault last week said they found dozens of firearms inside a Bay Point home.
Police chief Greg Suhr said an officer was acting within department policy when he shot at a suspect brandishing an assault weapon.
Oakland police arrested a man, who was listed in a gang injunction, during a weapons investigation Thursday, police said.