Firearms

(Fairfield Police)

10-Year-Old Boy Honored For Reporting Gun In Friend’s Backpack At Fairfield Library

Fairfield police last week recognized a 10-year-old boy and his father for courageous actions they took in September.

02/02/2015

Fake-Looking Real Gun

Real Guns Built To Look Like Cute Toys Are Putting Children, Police Officers At Risk

Guns with bright colors and cute characters. It’s prompting one Bay Area police department to sound the alarm about firearms deliberately made to look like toys, putting children and police officers at risk.

01/27/2015

Gun Buyback

3 Largest Bay Area Cities To Hold Gun Buyback Drives During Sandy Hook 2-Year Anniversary

San Francisco, San Jose and Oakland will hold gun buyback programs this weekend on the two-year anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings.

12/12/2014

Benjamin Hawkins (Petaluma Police Department)

500 Pairs Of Women’s Underwear, Firearms Found In 18-Year-Old’s Room During Petaluma Burglary Investigation

Police arrested a man after finding nearly 500 pairs of women’s underwear in his bedroom during a burglary investigation in Petaluma Tuesday afternoon.

10/22/2014

(Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office)

Police Seize 70 Guns, Ammunition From 26-Year-Old Oakland Man

A months-long investigation led to the arrest of a 26-year-old man suspected of possessing numerous guns, magazines and ammunition, a Contra
Costa County Sheriff’s spokesman announced Tuesday.

10/15/2014

(Gabriel Bouys/Getty Images)

Gov. Brown Signs California Gun Restriction Law, First In The Country

California will become the first state that allows family members to ask a judge to remove firearms from a relative who appears to pose a threat.

09/30/2014

Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow, in 2006. (CBS)

Raymond ‘Shrimp Boy’ Chow’s Request To Lift Gag Order In Yee Corruption Case Denied

The federal judge hearing the organized crime and corruption case involving suspended state Senator Leland Yee and convicted Chinatown gang leader Raymond ‘Shrimp Boy’ Chow on Wednesday denied a request to lift a gag order.

08/21/2014

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Sonoma Valley Teen ‘Gunsmith’ Arrested On Weapons Charges

A 16-year-old Sonoma Valley boy who bragged about his gun manufacture and modification prowess was arrested last week on weapons charges.

08/13/2014

(Campbell Police Department)

Robbery Suspect Shoots Couple In Campbell Bank Parking Lot, Remains At Large

Police have release a sketch of the suspect they say is involved in a Sunday robbery and shooting that sent two people to the hospital.

08/05/2014

(GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

California Considers Gun Restriction Law For Mentally Unstable People After Isla Vista Killing Rampage

California could become the first state to allow family members, licensed therapists and health care providers to petition a judge to take firearms from someone who has shown signs that they could harm others or themselves.

08/04/2014

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