Stanford Researchers Link Right-To-Carry Gun Laws With Rise In Violent CrimeA new study at Stanford that looked at crime data over a period of more than two decades and found crime rates actually increased when states adopted RTC laws.
Court Ruling Paves Way For More Concealed Weapons Permits In CaliforniaGun rights advocates in California are cheering a court ruling that could allow more people to obtain a concealed weapons permit. Advocates estimate two million more Californians could soon get the permits.
Santa Cruz Student Cited For Bringing Replica Handguns To High SchoolA 14-year-old Santa Cruz high school student was cited Thursday for bringing two replica firearms on campus, two weeks after a middle school student bought a real loaded handgun to school.
Lawsuits Prompt Bay Area Sheriffs To Issue Concealed Weapons PermitsThe Bay Area has traditionally been a tough place to legally carry a concealed loaded gun. But that may be changing.
Alleged Gang Member Accused Of Bringing Gun Into Walnut Creek Wendy’sA suspected gang member was arrested Wednesday afternoon after bringing a concealed gun into a Wendy’s restaurant in Walnut Creek, police said.
Police Say Guns Found On Man Arrested At Sacramento AirportA Montana man is being held without bail after authorities say he tried to bring four guns past a security checkpoint at Sacramento International Airport.
Driver In San Leandro Traffic Stop Found With Loaded GunAfter police stopped a car with expired registration in San Leandro early Friday morning the driver was found with a loaded gun, police said.
Man Cited For Gun In Occupy SF Camp Arrested Over New ThreatA 23-year-old man who was cited Tuesday for carrying a concealed handgun inside the Occupy SF encampment was arrested again Wednesday for threatening a city park ranger, a police spokesman said Thursday.
Man With Concealed Gun Arrested At Occupy SF CampA 23-year-old man was arrested Tuesday afternoon for allegedly carrying a concealed, unloaded handgun inside the Occupy SF encampment at San Francisco’s Justin Herman Plaza, a police spokesman said Wednesday.
San Leandro Police Say Man’s Gunshot Wounds May Be Self-InflictedA man who claims he was shot in the groin on Wednesday might have actually shot himself while concealing a gun in his waistband, San Leandro police said Friday.