2 Charged For Walking In Body Armor, With Assault Rifles Through InglewoodTwo Los Angeles men are in custody Wednesday on weapons violations charges after they walked around the Inglewood area wearing body armor and carrying rifles.
Civil-Rights Groups Insist Police Are Becoming Too MilitarizedThe news has been punctuated by images of police aiming rifles at marchers in Ferguson, Missouri, setting off a national debate about the use of force among officers. Dave Bryan examines local law enforcement, which has quite a collection of military-style weapons.
Calif. Lawmakers Consider Tighter Restrictions On WeaponsCalifornia lawmakers promised Tuesday to move cautiously as they consider tighter restrictions on handguns, assault rifles and ammunition purchases.
Villaraigosa Takes Obama's Gun Control Reform One Step FurtherHours after President Obama called on Congress to pass tougher gun laws, Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa Wednesday issued a warning to companies that have a stake in the firearms industry.
Ex-Con Arrested In Murrieta For Weapons PossessionAuthorities say a convicted felon in Riverside County has been arrested for possessing assault rifles and other weapons.