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Weapons surrendered during a gun buyback program on December 15, 2012 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Gov. Brown Signs Bills Imposing Tighter Gun Controls In California

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed two bills into law that are intended to keep firearms out of the hands of those who shouldn’t have them.

07/18/2014

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NorCal Grand Jury Indicts ‘Hot Convict’ Jeremy Meeks On Gun Charges

A Northern California Grand Jury has indicted Jeremy Meeks, the “hot convict” whose mugshot went viral because of his Calvin Klein-model good looks.

07/03/2014

Political consultant and former San Francisco School Board president Keith Jackson. (CBS)

San Francisco Magistrate Denies Bail To Keith Jackson’s Son On Murder-For-Hire, Firearms, Drug Charges

Although his father is free on bond while facing similar and heavier charges, the son of former San Francisco school board president Keith Jackson was denied bail by a U.S. magistrate Monday while he awaits trial on murder-for-hire, firearms and drug conspiracy counts.

04/21/2014

Leland Yee (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)

State Sen. Yee, ‘Shrimp Boy,’ Keith Jackson, Others Formally Indicted In Corruption Case

A federal grand jury delivered an indictment in the Leland Yee political corruption case Friday, naming the suspended state senator and 28 other people on 50 different counts.

04/04/2014

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Three Arrested For Burglarizing Santa Clara Shooting Range

Police were able to recover all the firearms that were stolen from the shop.

07/24/2013

Guns sit in a box that were surrendered during a gun buy back program.

Contra Costa To Fund Countywide Gun Buyback

MARTINEZ (KCBS) – Authorities have launched a fundraising effort to pay for the first countywide gun buyback in Contra Costa planned for later this summer, the District Attorney’s Office said Friday. “If we did five […]

06/07/2013

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Berkeley Woman Among 6 Jailed In Alleged Firearm Parts Exporting Scheme

Six people including a woman in Berkeley and a man in Los Angeles have been arrested as part of a federal investigation into the illegal export of firearms parts from the U.S. to Thailand.

06/04/2013

Jackie Speier

South City Gun Buyback Pulls 250 Weapons Out Of Circulation

A gun buyback that took place in San Mateo County on Saturday has been deemed a success by one of its organizers, Rep. Jackie Speier.

04/14/2013

Weapons surrendered during a gun buyback program on December 15, 2012 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Anonymous $50,000 Donation To Fund Fremont Gun Buyback Event

An anonymous private benefactor has donated $50,000 for a gun buyback event for residents in Fremont, Newark, and Union City hosted by Fremont police next weekend.

03/08/2013

Weapons surrendered during a gun buyback program on December 15, 2012 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Santa Clara County Announces Major Gun Buyback Program

Santa Clara County has unveiled plans for what officials hope will be the largest gun buyback event held so far in the Bay Area.

02/13/2013

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