Authorities say nearly 5,000 handguns, rifles and other weapons were destroyed Wednesday as part of the Los Angeles County Sheriff Department’s 21st annual Gun Melt.
More than 900 firearms were taken off the street during the city’s annual Gun Buyback program over the weekend.
A UC Santa Barbara student was arrested Tuesday after he allegedly fired a gun inside his apartment.
The Los Angeles Police Department and city officials Wednesday announced a new domestic violence/firearms policy aimed at keeping guns out of the hands of domestic abusers.
More than 800 firearms were collected over the weekend during the city’s annal gun buyback program, the mayor’s office announced Monday.
A bill that appears headed to the governor would require gun owners to lock up their weapons if they live with a convicted felon or anyone else who is prohibited from owning a firearm.
Authorities say they’ve arrested two men and recovered 27 roosters while executing a search warrant at a home in unincorporated Lancaster.
All campuses in the Los Angeles Community College District are now gun-free zones.
A joint investigation targeting criminal street gangs in more than a dozen separate locations in the East Los Angeles area resulted in several arrests, authorities said Wednesday.
Californians say it’s more important to protect people from gun violence than to protect their right to own a firearm, according to the largest statewide poll of registered voters.
The City of Glendale has voted to ban the Glendale Gun Show after hosting it for 20 years.
Assemblyman Tim Donnelly is expected to introduce a “School Marshal Plan” that would allow educators to pay for firearms training for teachers, janitors, and school administrators.
City Council members voted 4-1 in favor of banning gun shows from city-owned property Tuesday night.
The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department will hold its annual “Gifts for Guns” program on Monday, Jan. 21.
Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and a few other law enforcement officers discouraged individuals Thursday from firing guns in the air during New Year’s Eve celebrations.