Nassau DA Rescinds Policy Forbidding Prosecutors From Owning HandgunsActing Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas rescinded a policy Wednesday that prohibited prosecutors from having handguns both on and off the job.
10 Handguns, 5 Assault Weapons Collected At L.I. Gun BuybackAuthorities in Suffolk County collected 10 handguns and five assault weapons at a gun buyback in Bellport Saturday.
Authorities: Passenger At JFK Caught With Multiple WeaponsPolice say a Tennessee man has checked luggage containing a loaded, defaced rifle at New York's Kennedy International Airport.
NYPD Announces 'Cash For Guns' Event In HarlemOperable handguns and assault rifles will net $200 and rifles and shotguns will earn $20 each. The event was scheduled to run from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.
Kelly On 'Face The Nation:' In NYC Crime, 'The Problem Is The Handgun'New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly touted new technology to detect illegal guns on “Face the Nation” Sunday, while noting that handguns – not assault weapons – are responsible for most of the homicides and non-fatal shootings in New York City.
NYPD Testing Body-Energy Tech That Detects Concealed WeaponsThe device, which resembles body scanners used at airports, reads terahertz -- a specific form of natural energy emitted by people and objects.
Bloomberg Lauds Michigan Decision In Favor Of Background Checks For GunsMayor Michael Bloomberg lauded a decision in Michigan Wednesday that rejected a proposal to allow people to buy handguns without undergoing criminal background checks.
Court Upholds NY Law Requiring Individuals To Show 'Proper Cause' To Carry Handguns The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan issued its ruling on Tuesday.
Sweeney Talks Impeachment, New Laws For New YearThe New Jersey Senate President said he'll push for new laws to force towns to share services and to change some gun laws in the new year.

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