Firearms

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Gun-Wielding Elderly Woman Scares Off Men Attempting To Rob, Rape Her At Big Sur Home

An elderly woman took hold of a firearm to scare off two men who entered her Big Sur home and attempted to rape her on Sunday.

08/10/2015

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Police: Stanford Student Built Guns Used In Walnut Creek Murder-Suicide

A 21-year-old Lafayette native built the firearms he used to kill a 19-year-old woman and then himself at her home in Walnut Creek last month, police said Tuesday.

08/04/2015

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SF Supervisor Pushing For Law Requiring Videotaping All Gun Sales

Supervisor Mark Farrell is pushing for gun control reforms that would require the videotaping of all gun and ammunition sales.

07/14/2015

Antique Rifles

Antique Firearms Discovered In Garage During Probation Arrest Of 2 Santa Rosa Felons

The rifles appear to be valuable antiques that detectives believe had been stolen.

06/20/2015

Dana Loesch on the cover of Guns & Ammo's June 2015 issue. (Guns & Ammo)

Conservative Host Dana Loesch, First Woman On Cover Of Guns & Ammo In 54 Years

The host of Dana! on TheBlaze network, and author of Hands Off My Gun, is the first woman to grace the cover of Guns & Ammo since 1961.

05/05/2015

(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

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