A majority of the Wyoming House of Representatives wants to do away with gun-free zones, including zones around schools and colleges. That means teachers, staff — anyone who obtains a concealed-carry permit — could bring a firearm into K-12 schools.
Shayanne Nelson, 18, and Tyrell Bitsilly, 21, were charged with child abuse after Nelson’s young child found a gun in the room and accidentally fired it. The bullet hit an eight-month-old girl in the face.
Democrats in the Oregon Legislature plan to introduce a bill in 2019 that would require gun owners to securely store their weapons using locks. Gun owners who fail to follow through could be fined as much as $500, or $2,000 if a child gets unauthorized access to the firearm.
A National Rifle Association-certified gun instructor led the Einstein Medical Center pediatrics department through a firearms safety course on Tuesday, stressing that adherence helps prevent gun fatalities.
On September 3, 2018 Des Moines police fielded calls that could put anyone on high alert. “We had several people give us a call that they saw a young man walking the street and he was armed with a hand gun,” said Des Moines Police Sergeant Paul Parizek.
When Initiative 1639 goes into effect, gun owners can be charged with a crime if their firearms end up in the wrong hands. That has a lot of gun owners asking about their options. What about gun safes?
“It’s too bad I won’t get to see all the illogical and pathetic reasons people will put in my mouth as to why I did it,” (Ian David Long) posted as police were arriving at the Borderline Bar. “I hope people call me insane … wouldn’t that just be a big ball of irony? Yeah … I’m insane … but the only thing you people do after these shootings…
Davis says he hopes the the national conversation on firearm safety can be pushed forward. He makes it clear that he is not talking about gun control. “I want to talk about firearm injury prevention.” He has an interesting relationship with guns: He owns several. Growing up in the Midwest, he hunted with his father – and these days he enjoys target, trap and skeet shooting.
The district will be taking several enhanced safety measures, including random wand screenings. The district says that will start after the winter break. CMS has already ordered 50 of the $300 wands. Wilcox thinks it will take staff about five seconds to wand a single student.
Carol and Lloyd Bates in Denver, Colo. “I understood very well the dangers of having a gun in the house and what it could lead to,” says Lloyd. So, after his dementia diagnosis, they locked away his Colt .45-caliber revolver.
WTXL.COM October 30, 3018 – Halloween is just around the corner and popular kid costumes include things like bandits and sheriffs, which may include fake guns. The Leon County Sheriff’s office said to make sure you treat every gun you see like it’s real, until you’re absolutely sure it isn’t.