POMPANO BEACH, FL - DECEMBER 23: A customer compares handguns before buying one as a Christmas present at the National Armory gun store on December 23, 2015 in Pompano Beach, Florida.
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Antionette Lee
March 25, 2020 - 9:47 pm
Bucks County officials say they are seeing a major spike in gun licenses, many to people who have never had one before, which prompted the sheriff’s office to host a virtual firearm safety class. Read more here.
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Bunker Gun Shop in Warminster.
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Paul Kurtz
March 19, 2020 - 8:20 pm
While gun permits in Philadelphia are on hold during the coronavirus crisis, gun purchases are soaring throughout the region. Read more here.
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Philadelphia police show what they confiscated during a three-day anti-crime initiative.
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Shara Dae Howard
February 21, 2020 - 7:59 pm
More than $1 million worth of drugs and weapons are now off the streets of Philadelphia. Read more here.
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Dustin Peters
Cape May County Corrections Facility
David Madden
January 10, 2020 - 3:02 pm
A North Carolina man is in custody in Cape May County and facing several firearms violations for his attempt to get ammunition into the Coast Guard Training Center in Cape May on Thursday. Read more here.
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AP News
November 05, 2019 - 11:32 pm
Philadelphia police say a person has been killed and another injured by men who shot them while riding all-terrain vehicles. Read more here.
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Photo of a gun.
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Pat Loeb
November 04, 2019 - 4:33 pm
Philadelphia officials Monday made their first attempt to enforce a 2008 law requiring that gun owners report lost or stolen weapons within 24 hours. Read more here.
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N.J. Attorney General Gurbir Grewal
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Steve Tawa
June 19, 2019 - 3:16 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The New Jersey attorney general's office has a Nevada gun dealer in its crosshairs over allegedly selling large capacity ammunition magazines to an undercover state investigator. The complaint says the company previously received a "cease and desist" letter from the...
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North Korean test of military weapon systems.
Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP
May 10, 2019 - 6:39 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The U.S. and South Korea have determined that two projectiles launched by North Korea were short-range missiles, a South Korean military official said Friday, a day after the North's second launch in five days raised jitters about an unraveling detente between the Koreas...
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Kodak Black
Niagara County Sheriff's Office via AP
April 18, 2019 - 4:40 pm
LEWISTON, N.Y. (AP) — Kodak Black was arrested on drug and weapons charges as the rapper tried to cross from Canada into the United States near Niagara Falls, law enforcement officials said Thursday. Black, whose legal name is Bill Kapri, was driving two other people in a Cadillac Escalade with...
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New Jersey has been releasing information on illegal guns used in crimes for about a year now, including where those weapons came from
David Madden
March 18, 2019 - 4:00 am
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey has been releasing information on illegal guns used in crimes for about a year now, including where those weapons came from. The state announced an expansion of that effort at an event in Jersey City. Eighty percent of the illegal weapons come from out...
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