Crime

From left; Cliven Bundy and his sons Ammon Bundy and Ryan Bundy, together with co-defendant Ryan Payne in this undated combination file photo. (Photo: Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office) More than three-and-a-half years since the so-called Battle of Bunkerville, Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy, his two sons, and a fourth defendant are facing a jury of their peers
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The gun industry’s top trade association brought its national campaign targeting straw purchases to Boston this week. The National Shooting Sports Foundation partnered with state and federal agencies Monday to raise awareness across the city about the stiff penalties facing those who buy a gun for a prohibited person — a crime punishable by up to
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The counterterrorism supervisor was still drunk when another agent called police to report the missing firearm. (Photo: Matt McClain/Washington Post) An FBI supervisor is being investigated after a woman stole his firearm following a night of drinking over the summer. The agency has opened an internal investigation into Robert Manson, a counterterrorism supervisor who had
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Authorities determined that a 29-year-old man who shot and killed his uncle in self defense at his Wellford, South Carolina, home last week. Deputies with the Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call about the shooting around 9:25 p.m., the Tryon Daily Bulletin reported. Responding deputies found Cody Lawrence suffering from what was described
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Authorities investigate after a liquor store robbery that left one suspect dead. (Photo: ABC7) An attempted robbery at a liquor store in Whittier, California, on Monday night left one suspect dead and a second suspect on the run. The incident unfolded just after 10 p.m. at Bottle House Liquor, the Whittier Police Department said in
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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott ordered flags to be flown at half staff through Thursday in honor of those who died in the “horrific shooting.” (Photo: KSAT) Twenty-six people were killed and another 20 injured during a Sunday morning church service in Sutherland Springs, Texas, in what is being described as the largest mass shooting in
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Pennsylvania Republican Ryan Costello is sponsoring a bill that would encourage states to add more of their domestic violence abusers to the federal database of prohibited firearms possessors. (Photo: VISTA) A bipartisan effort to increase domestic violence reporting to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System would trim federal grant opportunities to states that don’t
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