NEWPORT NEWS — The parents of a 2-year-old Virginia boy have been arrested after the toddler picked up a gun and shot and injured himself, police said.
A Spotsylvania County man pleaded guilty to federal charges Tuesday for heading a conspiracy in which numerous illegally purchased firearms were sold in Virginia and Maryland.
AP’s analysis shows the following guns were among the most commonly missing — or, in some cases, among the most remarkable.
Authorities in California’s agricultural heartland weren’t looking for a military assault rifle when they went to investigate the domestic assault case, but they found one.
An AP investigation has found that at least 1,900 U.S. military firearms were lost or stolen during the 2010s, with some resurfacing in violent crimes.
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Military weapons including pistols and a medium machine gun have been lost or stolen from bases in Virginia.
The young barber was walking to the car after the first Saturday night party of the new year when a robber put a pistol to his head and demanded everything.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — When Oregon’s most populous city had a rampant gang problem 30 years ago, Portland detectives were stunned if they found more than a few dozen bullet casings after a shooting. Now, police are recording multiple shootings a week with 50 to 70 shots fired, and in one case more than 150, as gang attacks and retaliatory shootings again spiral into a vicious cycle.
Gov. Greg Abbott has said he will sign a bill that would make Texas by far the most populous state allowing people to carry handguns without a license.
FAIRFIELD TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — A family house party in South Jersey turned into a crime scene where at least two people were fatally shot and 12 others were wounded, state police said.
When people living near Air Force bases would complain about jet noise, the stock reply on the part of base public affairs officers was, “That…
For a long time, Sharnez Hill had wanted to have a baby more than anything.
A Lynchburg Police Department officer who shot at a man while trying to take him into custody during a mental health episode, killing a dog th…