Weapons

Terminator robot 'T-800' (credit: YOSHIKAZU TSUNO/AFP/Getty Images)

Elon Musk, Stephen Hawking Warn Killer Robots Could Destroy Humanity As We Know It

From self-driving cars to mobile personal assistants, the conveniences of technology seamlessly fold into our everyday lives — which is why three luminaries are warning humanity: beware of the killer robots.

07/27/2015

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

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Supreme Court Rejects NRA Efforts To Loosen San Francisco Gun Control Laws

An appeal of two of San Francisco’s gun laws led by the National Rifle Association was rejected by the Supreme Court.

06/08/2015

An Antioch Police cruiser. (CBS)

Antioch Police Offer ‘Citizens Academy’ To Help Bolster Relationship With Public

Within a few hours on Wednesday, Antioch police Officer Ted Chang helped serve a felony arrest warrant, responded to a report of a dead body found in a house and helped recover a stolen gun.

04/19/2015

Gun Buyback

San Francisco Police Say Saturday Gun Buyback Took In 91 Weapons

San Francisco police took in 91 guns in Saturday’s gun-buyback program, a police spokeswoman said.

03/22/2015

A view of the California State Capitol in Sacramento, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Former State Employee Arraigned For Bringing Loaded Gun, Knives To State Capitol

A former state employee who is accused of bringing a loaded gun to work at the secretary of state’s office last month is facing a misdemeanor charge.

02/11/2015

Guns and drugs seized in a San Francisco bust. (Bay City News)

Cache Of Weapons, Drugs Seized In San Francisco Bust

Police in San Francisco last month seized a cache of weapons and drugs and arrested three people during a joint investigation with Department of Homeland Security investigators.

02/01/2015

Defendant Louie Sanchez (L) and his attorney Gilbert Quinones look on as evidence is presented during a prior hearing Los Angeles. (Photo by Irfan Khan-Pool/Getty Images)

Man Who Attacked Giants Fan Bryan Stow Pleads Guilty To Weapons Charges

A man sentenced to eight years in prison for the brutal beating of San Francisco Giants fan Bryan Stow outside Dodgers Stadium in 2011 pleaded guilty Thursday to federal weapons charges, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Los Angeles.

01/29/2015

A San Francisco Police patrol car (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

18 Arrested For Public Intoxication At New Year’s Eve Event In Downtown San Francisco And Along Embarcadero

Police also made six felony arrests and one misdemeanor arrest in the area where the New Year’s Eve event was held in San Francisco.

01/02/2015

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Santa Cruz Officers Using ‘Smart Guns’ To Track When Weapons Unholstered, Fired

One procedure that failed in Ferguson was Officer Wilson’s attempt to call for backup. His radio was switched to the wrong channel. But a remarkable technology in California sets help in motion the moment a gun is drawn.

12/01/2014

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