According to CBSNews.com, President Obama’s agenda to reduce gun violence will be unveiled today at the White House, but the National Rifle Association is not waiting to react, preempting Mr. Obama’s announcement with a hard-hitting […]
Gwinnett(AP/WAOK)-Sheriff’s deputies and police officers greeted students in some Georgia school systems as students returned to school in the wake of the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., last month that left […]
ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) — With 100 guns confiscated in 2012, Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport leads the nation’s airports in terms of the number of guns that have been confiscated. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports the Dallas-Fort Worth […]
Police departments in Atlanta and elsewhere are reminding New Year’s revelers that celebratory gunfire is illegal and could result in jail time or a fine.
No it’s not a joke, seriously What does the Presidential Candidate Mitt Romney and controversial “gangster” rapper / Actor Ice-T have in common? They both share the thought that guns didn’t have anything to do […]
Atlanta police say two men were injured when an argument over car repairs escalated into gunfire.
A Georgia sheriff says an 11-year-old girl was fatally shot by her brother as he was playing with a loaded handgun.
Atlanta- Fulton County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a man for bringing a loaded gun to the Fulton County Courthouse at 8:40 a.m. today. 29-year-old Preston Tyler Pike of Smyrna, Georgia told deputies that he forgot a […]
ATLANTA (AP) – Atlanta police say they are hoping officers wearing plain clothes can prevent robberies of students near the Georgia Tech campus. Atlanta police Maj. Chris Leighty says that the plainclothes officers are being […]
ATLANTA (AP) — A federal appeals court is set to consider whether Georgia’s ban on guns in places of worship is constitutional. The 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Atlanta will hear arguments Thursday […]