Three suspects are in custody and three victims are safe following a potential hostage situation at an apartment complex in Boyle Heights has prompted a massive police presence.
State lawmakers want to give family or friends of a potential gunman the ability to ask law enforcement to prevent them from owning or buying a firearm.
A 50-year-old man charged with shooting at a friend and two LAPD officers was sentenced to nearly 50 years in state prison Wednesday.
A 29-year-old Oxnard man is behind bars accused of kidnapping his ex-girlfriend, child endangerment and possession of a firearm by an ex-felon, according to authorities.
Authorities Tuesday issued a warning to residents ahead of New Year’s Eve festivities to not discharge weapons into the air.
Authorities say an ex-con accused of being in possession of a loaded firearm was behind bars this weekend.
Democrats in the state Legislature on Wednesday passed a series of firearms bills designed to reduce the chances for widespread carnage even as opponents warned that the measures would not keep weapons from those intent on committing horrific crimes.
A 15-year-old boy was arrested Friday after allegedly bringing an unloaded gun to a Diamond Bar high school.
A ban on the possession of large-capacity ammunition clips in the city of Los Angeles was one of two gun control measures the City Council approved Friday.
State lawmakers have sent Gov. Jerry Brown a bill that would provide more money for a state program that confiscates guns from felons, those deemed mentally unstable and others who are prohibited from owning them.
A 20-year-old reputed gang member was charged with murder and other counts Wednesday in the Christmas Day killing of a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department employee and youth advocate in Pasadena.
The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department reported Wednesday less than 100 incidents of possible firearms discharging over the New Year’s Eve holiday.
An online firearms enthusiast has claimed to have successfully assembled a working firearm by using parts made by a 3D printer.
A former Southland congressman and Navy veteran wants his right to bear arms reinstated when his time in federal prison is over.