The Los Angeles City Council tentatively approved a pair of new gun-control measures Tuesday, including a proposal to require gun owners to store their firearms in locked containers or use trigger locks to prevent accidental firing of the weapon.
A half-dozen City Council members are calling for gun owners to put a lock on it.
Alejandro Natividad says he was unarmed when he pulled out his cell phone and began recording a La Quinta police officer who then turned his service weapon on him Sunday.
Police say they arrested a rapper who goes by the name “Too Short” after he brought a loaded handgun through the security check at Bob Hope Airport.
California will become the first state that allows family members to ask a judge to remove firearms from a relative who appears to pose a threat.
Officials would not say if the gun was loaded.
The number of concealed weapons permits issued this year in Orange County could double after officials implemented a more relaxed standard earlier this year, according to a report.
A 63-year-old woman faced attempted murder charges Tuesday following an argument over an Xbox gaming console.
Assemblyman Mike Gatto wants to prohibit police agencies from administering handgun buy-backs without taking steps to ensure firearms are property identified and tested as potential evidence.
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.
The alleged incident happened along the eastbound 60 Freeway.
Newport Beach police say the unidentified man cased Woody’s Wharf waterfront restaurant last Friday at 3:30 a.m.
Authorities say a UPS driver stole dozens of guns from an Ontario shipping hub and provided them to an associate for sale on the street.
A man released early from prison is back behind bars Friday after police made a shocking find in a baby’s crib.
More than 900 firearms were taken off the street during the city’s annual Gun Buyback program over the weekend.