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Police: Teacher Brought Air Rifle, Imitation Gun To Brooklyn School

A teacher was arrested Wednesday for allegedly bringing an air rifle and a fake gun to school in Brooklyn.

03/26/2014

Sunnyside, Queens Drug And Gun Bust

Man Arrested; Guns And Drugs Found In Sunnyside, Queens Bust

Police confiscated a stash of drugs, guns and cash in a bust this week in Sunnyside, Queens.

03/19/2014

Life Sciences Secondary School on the Upper East Side (credit: CBS 2)

Lockdown Lifted After BB Gun Found At Upper East Side School

Life Sciences Secondary School was locked down for about two hours Tuesday while police investigated the incident.

11/12/2013

A police officer carries a woman injured in stabbing attack on the Upper West Side on Oct. 1, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

City: Park Enforcement Patrol Officers Do Not Need Guns

The city has pushed back against Park Enforcement Patrol officers who are asking for guns, saying it is not necessary.

10/07/2013

Some of the 254 weapons that were seized as part of a police sting operation in New York City on Monday, Aug. 19, 2013. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Seen At 11: Are Illegal Guns Being Sold In Your Neighborhood?

There is no denying it. In a suburban neighborhood in Midwood at least one criminal tried to sell a loaded 9-millimeter to undercover police officers while residents went about their day unaware.

09/27/2013

Nassau County Gun Buyback

Crowds Head To Church In Uniondale For Gun Buyback

People lined up an hour ahead of time Saturday at a gun buyback event in Uniondale, Long Island.

09/07/2013

Rex Maralit, Wilfredo Maralit, Ariel Maralit. (credit: United States Attorney Eastern District of New York)

U.S. Atty: NYPD Cop, Brothers Charged In Alleged Gun Smuggling Ring

The three are charged with conspiring to violate the Arms Export Control Act and unlicensed firearms dealing, U.S. Attorney Loretta Lynch said.

09/06/2013

Some of the 254 weapons that were seized as part of a police sting operation in New York City on Monday, Aug. 19, 2013. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Authorities: 19 Charged In Largest Gun Bust In NYC’s History

A pair of gunrunners smuggled firearms into New York City by hiding them in luggage they carried on discount buses offering cheap fares and lesser odds of getting caught, authorities said Monday.

08/19/2013

Jersey City police cruiser (credit: CBS 2)

Dozens Arrested, Weapons And Drugs Seized In Jersey City Crime Crackdown

Mayor Steven Fulop announced Saturday that city police in conjunction with the Hudson County prosecutor’s office and federal drug agents arrested 35 people on a variety of charges.

07/27/2013

Rifle (file / credit: clipart.com)

New Connecticut Gun Laws Begin Taking Effect Today

Parts of Connecticut’s law addressing the Newtown school massacre, including the creation of new credentials to purchase long guns and ammunition, took effect Monday.

07/01/2013

Guns turned in at Queens buyback over the weekend. (credit: NYPD)

Queens Buyback Event Takes Dozens Of Guns Off Streets

Among the guns taken off the streets and turned in were 17 revolvers, eight semi-automatics and a rifle.

06/30/2013

New York State Senate Chamber (file / credit: Matthew Cavanaugh/Getty Images)

Sudden Change To New York Gun Law Surprises Some In State Senate

The measure which passed 49 to 14 Thursday night exempts retired members of law enforcement from the 10-bullet cap on the number of rounds in ammo clips.

06/21/2013

Connecticut Gov. Dan Malloy (file / credit: Governor's Office)

Poll: Republican Challenger Tom Foley Bests Conn. Gov. Dan Malloy

Poll Director Doug Schwartz told WCBS 880 Connecticut Bureau Chief Fran Schneidau that only 44 percent of those questioned said Malloy deserves to be reelected, while 46 said he doesn’t deserve it.

06/19/2013

Cristiana Verro browses for guns on sale at the National Armory gun store in Pompano Beach, Florida - April 11, 2013 (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Crowd Rallies Against New York’s Gun Control Law Outside State Capitol

While cheering former Republican gubernatorial candidate Carl Paladino and Jeannine Pirro, a broadcaster and former Westchester County district attorney, protesters sang “God Bless America” and held signs for the Second Amendment right to bear arms.

06/11/2013

Shooting suspect Raheem Simon (NYPD/Twitter)

Multiple Shootings Reported In 48 Hours In NYC

The attacks include three fatalities on Sunday, another three on Saturday, a triple shooting in Prospect Lefferts Gardens and a shooting in Bedford-Styuvesant that left an 11-year-old girl severely injured.

06/03/2013

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