Governor Jerry Brown vetoed a controversial gun control bill Friday that would have outlawed all future sales of semi-automatic rifles in California.
The state Senate has approved a bill making it a misdemeanor to store a firearm where it is accessible to a child.
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.
A fatal shooting at a Boyle Heights home early Monday may have been the result of a romantic dispute, according to reports.
Southland lawmakers and other public officials Monday took part in a forum on gun violence in response to last month’s shootings at Santa Monica College.
Authorities Saturday arrested a 57-year-old man after a six-hour standoff with police.
A Nordstrom store at the Galleria at Tyler was locked down for several hours Friday morning following a robbery.
Gun control advocates want to know how a young man who allegedly threatened students and teachers as a high school student was able to acquire a weapon that has been banned in California since 1989.
Three men were injured Monday after a passerby shot them in the Mid-City area of Los Angeles.
A Simi Valley man was in custody Wednesday for allegedly using a firearm to open a door at his residence, police said.
A Huntington Beach man Friday was sentenced to 50 years to life in prison for fatally shooting his father after a dispute about keeping a firearm in their home.
A homeowner in the Wilshire-Crest area of Los Angeles was crediting his quick thinking – and his “large gun” – for helping to stave off three apparent burglars.
Authorities and school administrators said Monday that a threat against a Stevenson Ranch high school was unsubstantiated.
A suspect was injured in an officer-involved shooting Sunday morning in the San Fernando Valley.
A 15-year-old boy was arrested Friday after allegedly bringing an unloaded gun to a Diamond Bar high school.