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3 Injured After Student Discharges Police Rifle During Anti-Drugs Event At Elementary School In Chino

Three students were injured Wednesday after a weapon accidentally discharged during a safety presentation at an elementary school in Chino.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/23/2013

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Deputies Investigating Fatal Officer-Involved Shooting Of Menifee Man

A man was fatally shot after allegedly threatening suicide and confronting officers with a weapon Thursday.

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Cal State Long Beach Briefly Locked Down After Students Mistake Cellphone For Weapon

The campus at California State University, Long Beach was briefly locked down after two students on their way to class mistook a cellphone for a weapon.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/13/2013

Police chased a suspect Friday who allegedly tossed a weapon out the window during the pursuit. (credit: CBS)

Police Pursue Reckless Driver Who Reportedly Threw Weapon Out Car Window

Authorities on Friday evening pursued a reckless driving suspect police said tossed a weapon out a car window during their chase.


Crews were seen using heavy equipment to scour the La Brea Tar Pits in what was a reported search for a possible weapon used in an old homicide case. (credit: Margaret Carrero)

LAPD Searches For Murder Weapon At La Brea Tar Pits

Authorities were seen searching the La Brea Tar Pits on Thursday for a weapon possibly tied to a homicide.


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15-Year-Old Boy Arrested For Allegedly Bringing Unloaded Gun To Diamond Bar School

A 15-year-old boy was arrested Friday after allegedly bringing an unloaded gun to a Diamond Bar high school.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/03/2013

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Calif. Senate OKs Spending $24M For Gun Seizures

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.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/22/2013

A man who was reportedly wielding a gun in North Hollywood was shot by police Sunday evening. (credit: CBS)

Officer-Involved Shooting Reported In North Hollywood

Authorities say an officer-involved shooting led to several blocks being closed in North Hollywood Sunday evening.


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Santa Ana Holds First-Ever Gun Buyback Program Saturday

The event will be held on Saturday, Feb. 23, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the east side of the Santa Ana Stadium, located at 602 N. Flower Street.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/20/2013

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Long Beach Middle School Put On Lockdown After Report Of Unauthorized Person

Bancroft Middle School was put on lockdwon Monday after a report of a weapon on campus.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/14/2013

Roast Master Katt Williams arrives at the Comedy Central Roast of Flavor Flav at Warner Bros. Studio Lot, Stage 23 on July 22, 2007 in Burbank, California. (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Comedian Katt Williams Arrested In LA

Katt Williams, the comedian who has repeatedly found himself on the wrong side of the law, is out on bail after being arrested in Los Angeles on suspicion of child endangerment and possession of a stolen gun.


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1 Wounded In Officer-Involved Shooting In Long Beach

A 25-year-old man has been listed in stable condition following an officer-involved shooting in Long Beach.


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Gun Control Argument Heats Up After Conn. Massacre

The issue of gun control is heating up again in California, and nationwide, after a Conn. elementary school massacre left 28 people dead, including 20 children, on Friday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/14/2012

Christopher Benton's mug shot. (credit: LA County Sheriff's Department)

Pepperdine President’s Son Behind Bars For Allegedly Making Threats

Christopher Benton, son of the president of Pepperdine University, is behind bars Thursday for allegedly making criminal threats against his parents.


A white Chevy Tahoe belonging to an officer with the Los Angeles Police Department was taken. It has a California license plate of 5PIA388, according to the California Highway Patrol. (credit: CBS)

Chevy Tahoe Belonging To LAPD Officer Stolen

Authorities are searching for a white sport utility vehicle belonging to an officer with the Los Angeles Police Department.