California To Allow Employers, Co-Workers, Teachers To Seek Gun Violence Restraining OrdersGov. Gavin Newsom on Friday signed a law that will make state the first to allow employers, co-workers and teachers to seek gun violence restraining orders.
Dealer In Illegal Gun Operation Sentenced To 8 Years In PrisonAn Oakland man who helped run an illegal pipeline of guns from Nevada to the Bay Area has been sentenced to eight years in prison, federal prosecutors announced late Monday.
San Francisco Mayor Dismisses NRA Claims Of Retreat On 'Terrorist' ResolutionSan Francisco Mayor London Breed on Tuesday dismissed the National Rifle Association's claims that she was backing down from the city's non-binding resolution labeling the NRA as a "terrorist organization."
Study: Half Of Guns Used In Alameda County Crimes Not RegisteredOnly half of the guns used to commit crimes in Alameda County last year were registered in California and less than 10 percent were registered to the person who committed the crime, according to a study released this week by District Attorney Nancy O'Malley.
UC Study: 'Red Flag' Laws Can Play Role In Preventing Mass ShootingsThere's new evidence that one intervention could play a role in reducing the violence: "red flag" orders.
Petaluma Police Stop Accepting Unwanted, Damaged AmmunitionPetaluma police are no longer accepting ammunition at their station for destruction because of storage constraints and the cost of disposal.
Harris Proposes Taking On Domestic Terrorism With 'Red Flag' Law, Gun Background ChecksSen. Kamala Harris on Wednesday released a plan to take on domestic terrorism, by making it harder for suspected individuals to get guns.
Modesto May Ban Weapons At Rallies, Protests Amid Proposed 'Straight Pride' EventThe central California city of Modesto will consider banning firearms, glass bottles, baseball bats and other items that can be used as weapons at rallies and protests.
San Jose Gun Owners May Be Required To Buy Liability Insurance Under Mayor's ProposalAll San Jose gun owners could be required to purchase liability insurance for their weapons under a new city ordinance proposed by Mayor Sam Liccardo on Monday.
San Rafael Mayor Orders Flags At Full-Staff, Vows Action On GunsCity flags in San Rafael are flying at full-staff again Monday.
Bay Area Walmart Employee Calls For Co-Workers To Strike Over Retailer's Gun SalesA Walmart corporate worker in a Bay Area office urged co-workers to stage a sick-out in a mass email that he hopes will persuade the company to stop selling guns.