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Aldon Smith

Aldon Smith Sentenced For Weapon And DUI Charges; Won’t Serve Jail Time

A judge in Santa Clara County Superior Court in San Jose Friday afternoon sentenced San Francisco 49ers player Aldon Smith to 11 days in a work program for his conviction on three assault weapons charges reduced to misdemeanors and two DUI charges.

07/18/2014

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

Antioch Police Department Cruiser. (CBS)

Antioch Police Arrest 14-Year-Old Boy After 11-Year-Old Found Shot In Chest

The suspected shooter of an 11-year-old boy in Antioch Thursday was arrested that night and identified as a 14-year old boy.

07/04/2014

Antioch Police

Three Men Shot In Two Overnight Shootings In Antioch

Three men were wounded in two shootings in Antioch Thursday night and Friday morning.

07/04/2014

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Man Injured In Berkeley Shooting, Suspect At Large

A man was injured in a shooting in Berkeley on Thursday night, a police spokeswoman said.

06/27/2014

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Family Awarded Posthumous Degree From SF State On Behalf Of Slain Family Member

San Francisco State University held a special graduation ceremony Thursday afternoon for a student who was shot to death last month in his SoMa apartment building.

06/20/2014

Everett Basham

Man Who Threatened To Kill State Sen. Leland Yee Faces 10 Year Sentence

A man who pleaded guilty to threatening state Sen. Leland Yee last year and was found in possession of bombs and assault weapons at his Santa Clara home is facing up to 10 years in prison, according to the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office.

06/18/2014

Murder Suspect Elliot Rodger DOB 7/24/91

Isla Vista Massacre Prompts New California Gun Legislation Forcing Officers To Check Firearm Registration Records During Routine ‘Welfare Checks’

Law enforcement officers would be required to check state firearms records as part of routine welfare checks under legislation proposed in the wake of the deadly rampage last month near the University of California, Santa Barbara.

06/11/2014

Snoop Dogg performs during day 3 of the 2012 Coachella Music Festival at The Empire Polo Club on April 15, 2012 in Indio, California.  (Photo by C Flanigan/FilmMagic)

Snoop Dogg, MC Hammer, Joe Montana To Host SF Benefit For Gun Control Campaign

Entertainment heavyweights and sports icons are banding together for “No Guns Allowed,” a non-partisan anti-gun violence campaign and partnership between Snoop Dogg and the League of Young Voters.

05/29/2014

Bullet holes are seen in the window of the IV Deli Mart, one of several crime scenes on May 24, 2014 in Isla Vista, California. (Spencer Weiner/Getty Images)

Bay Area Lawmaker Introduces Bill To Create Gun Violence Restraining Order, In Wake Of Isla Vista Rampage

The bill would let authorities confiscate guns from someone who threatens to commit violence, like the gunman in the massacre near UC Santa Barbara.

05/28/2014

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