San Leandro Police Find Fully-Loaded AR-15, Clown Mask During Traffic StopA traffic stop Sunday afternoon on eastbound I-580 in San Leandro led to a probable cause search that yielded a fully loaded AR-15 and an "It" clown mask.
San Pablo License Plate Reader Leads To Arrest Of Suspect With Drugs, Assault RifleThe automatic license plate reader system in San Pablo led to an arrest Friday morning of a man driving a car reported as carjacked in Oakland and the seizure of an assault rifle, drugs and fireworks.
Man Carrying Pellet Gun Near SJ Homeless Encampment Sets Off County Building LockdownSeveral Santa Clara County buildings in San Jose were put on lockdown Monday morning after reports of a firearm nearby turned out to be just a pellet gun, the county sheriff's office said.
Gun Used In Gilroy Shooting Couldn't Be Sold In California, Becerra SaysAn AK-47 style rifle legally purchased in Nevada and used to attack people at the Gilroy Garlic Festival couldn't ave been purchased legally in California, state Attorney General Xavier Becerra said Monday.
Fairfield Man Arrested After Denying Ownership Of AK-47 Found In Front SeatA Fairfield man was arrested after police found an illegally possessed AK-47 in his car. The man denied ownership, claiming he knew nothing about the weapon.
Central Valley Man Accused Of Killing Dog That Urinated On YardA Central Valley man is under arrest on animal cruelty charges after authorities said he used an assault rifle to shoot a dog that urinated on his yard and his car.
Man with Assault-Style Rifle in Pleasant Hill Prompts Overnight LockdownPleasant Hill police have "located and secured" a suspect reportedly seen carrying an assault-style rifle and bullet-proof vest late Friday night outside an apartment complex.
Arsenal Of Suspected Black Market Rifles Seized In Santa ClaraSanta Clara police seized assault rifles, a suppressor and thousands of rounds of ammunition allegedly up for sale on the black market.
Expanded California Assault Weapon Ban Leaves Thousands Of Gun Owners In LimboTens of thousands of gun owners in California are in legal limbo because of the state's newly expanded assault weapons ban.
Vallejo Police: Officers Shoot Man Who Pointed Assault RifleA man with an assault-type gun, handgun and body armor was shot by police in a confrontation Sunday night in Vallejo, police said.
San Francisco Cop Arrested For Manufacturing, Possessing Assault RifleA San Francisco police officer was arrested Tuesday for allegedly manufacturing and possessing an AR-15 style assault rifle .
Nearly 5,000 Marijuana Plants Found In Raid Near Mount Hamilton; Suspect ArrestedSanta Clara County Sheriff’s officials conducted a major pot raid over the last few days, netting thousands of plants.
Police Chief's Stolen AR-15 Found In Monterey County Drug, Gun InvestigationA Salinas police chief’s firearm was found among stolen property recovered following a months-long investigation into a series of thefts in unincorporated Monterey County.
'Bullet Button' Loophole Made San Bernardino Shooters' Assault Rifles Legal In CaliforniaAR-15 style rifles with detachable magazines are banned in California but the guns used in the massacre are legal here, because of what’s known as a “bullet button.”
Man In His 60's Killed By Suspect Armed With AK-47 In San Francisco's BayviewA 63-year-old man was fatally shot by suspects allegedly armed with an AK-47 assault rifle on Third Street in San Francisco’s Bayview District on Sunday night, police said.