Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy says shootings over the Fourth of July weekend that left at least nine people dead and more than 50 more injured included eight incidents that involved police.
Gov. Jan Brewer recently signed into law House Bill 2322, which institutes the automatic transmission of Arizona court rulings related to mental health to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System.
PHOENIX — Calling it a serious threat to the state’s death penalty, Gov. Jan Brewer vetoed legislation Thursday that would have allowed more criminals to be executed.
PHOENIX — Arizonans will not be allowed bring their guns into public buildings, at least not this year.
Legislation that would allow Arizona schools to keep a gun on campus and give one person access to it offers the illusion of doing something to further safety rather than taking concrete steps to protect children.
We know what won’t change gun laws in the United States:
Bells will ring out at 10:10 this morning to mark the moment three years ago when a young man with a well-known history of mental illness, who nonetheless was able to purchase a gun and accessories to make it more lethally efficient, opened fire. In a matter of seconds he murdered six people…
Marana police are selling their inventory of confiscated guns in an effort to clear evidence storage space and raise money for the department.
PHOENIX — Two new Tucson laws designed to help police deal with gun-related crimes are pre-empted by state law and unenforceable, Attorney General Tom Horne said Wednesday.
A Pinal County man was shot in the ear after he pointed a gun at deputies early Wednesday morning.
PHOENIX — Phoenix police officers worked overtime to check nearly 2,000 weapons from a gun-surrender program so they could be destroyed before a new state law required the firearms to instead be sold.
PHOENIX — Starting today, ferrets will be forbidden in restaurants as service animals.
The theme in movies this week is two with two movies -- "The Smurfs 2" and "Two Guns" -- opening. They both had premieres this week that featured Britney Spears, Katy Perry, Neal Patrick Harris for the "Smurfs" and Denzel Washington, and Mark Wahlberg for the "Two Guns".
Several times every day, at airports across the country, passengers are trying to walk through security with loaded guns in their carry-on bags, purses or pockets, even in a boot. And, more than a decade after 9/11 raised consciousness about airline security, it's happening a lot more often.…
A Sept. 10 sentencing date has been set for a Mexican man who pleaded guilty in the 2010 killing of a U.S. Border Patrol agent whose death revealed the botched "Fast and Furious" gun-smuggling investigation.
A fire early Monday caused heavy damage to a midtown bar, officials said.
Few words are worth less in the campaign to make our communities safer from gun violence than "But it wouldn't have prevented …"
Sen. Jeff Flake may have lost significant constituent support for his vote against expanded background checks, one poll suggests.
PHOENIX - The political damage to the state's junior senator because of his vote against background checks on firearms sold at gun shows depends on whom you ask - and when.
For decades, many of America's finest minds have searched for that single idea, or perhaps set of them, that would ameliorate the growing instances of gun violence that have increasingly blighted our landscape. I don't count myself among the great minds, but I am observant. I notice ideas wh…