Tag: guns

Charges Announced In Gun Trafficking Operation

SAN FRANCISCO—On Tuesday, November 23, the San Francisco District Attorney’s Office announced a joint operation targeting firearms trafficking by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco,...

Oakland Man Injured After Gunfire Erupts At SF Sideshow

SAN FRANCISCO—On Sunday, April 4,  a 19 year old Oakland man was injured at a slideshow located in San Francisco's Mission District. According to San...

Lawmaker Introduces Bill Banning Gun Sales And Shows

CALIFORNIA—On January 27, State Senator Dave Min introduced a bill that if passed, would ban gun sales and gun shows on state-owned property. In a...

Chicago Crime Rate Rises 139 Percent, 33 Shot Over Weekend

CHICAGO—On Monday, August 3, the Chicago Police Department released new statistics that show an increase in crime compared to last month. By the end...

Couple Arrested On Countless Charges After Dropping Firearm

SAN FRANCISCO—The San Francisco Police Department arrested a couple on December 10 after they were previously seen with a gun.  Officers responded to a call...

Background Checks For Ammo Purchases Required In California

CALIFORNIA—California is known for having strict and reformative gun laws which involve the regulation of sale, possession, and use of firearms and ammunition. Starting...

Another School Shooting Occurs

UNITED STATES—I honestly cannot believe that I am writing these words. It just seems like less than 2 months ago we were talking about...

Goal To Confiscate Guns From Convicted Felons

SAN FRANCISCO—San Francisco Mayor Mark Farrell and Adult Probation Chief Karen Fletcher revealed on March 20 new efforts to confiscate firearms from individuals convicted...

Gang Members Convicted In Western Addition Murders

SAN FRANCISCO—After a 14-week trial, five members of a San Francisco gang were convicted on charges including racketeering, murder, and murder conspiracy on Monday,...

Authorities Arrest Suspect In Ocean Avenue Assault

SAN FRANCISCO—The San Francisco Police Department arrested a suspect in connection to an assault that transpired on Ocean Avenue back in October 2017. According...