National Gun Violence Awareness Day Draws Special Attention As Gun Violence Continues To Rise In New York CityAs of Thursday, there have been 585 shootings year to date, compared to 344 during the same period last year.
New Jersey Gun Reform: Gov. Murphy Calls For Mandatory Safety Course, Lock Boxes And Increased Age RequirementsMurphy also proposed additional funding for violence intervention groups, like the Newark Community Street team, and the Gun Violence Research Center at Rutgers University.
After Child Brings Gun To School, Long Island Bill To Securely Store Firearms Close To Becoming LawParents of young children were left unnerved following the discovery of a loaded handgun in the lunch bag of a fourth-grader Monday at Meadow Elementary.
Man Waves Gun Behind Reporter On Live TelevisionPolice are investigating after a man appeared to wave a handgun behind a television reporter during a live broadcast in New York City.
NJ Lawmakers To Take Another Shot At Passing Gun Safety BillA renewed effort is underway by New Jersey State Senate President Steve Sweeney and other officials to enact another gun safety bill.
Clergy Gather Outside Gun Group's Newtown Headquarters, Call For SafeguardsThey descended upon the headquarters of a national gun group based in Connecticut, not far from the scene of the Sandy Hook massacre.
New Gun Safety PSA Shows Children Playing With Sex ToysA new public service announcement that takes aim at gun safety doesn't play around.
Conn. Gov. Malloy Unveils Own Gun Proposals; Calls For Immediate Ban Of High-Capacity Ammo MagazinesGov. Dannel P. Malloy on Thursday called for immediately banning high-capacity ammunition magazines, requiring background checks for the transfer of any firearm and expanding the state's assault weapons ban.
Panel To Discuss Safety Changes In Connecticut After Newtown MassacreA panel was set to meet for the first time this week, after being ordered by Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy to recommend possible changes to state laws and policies in the wake of the Sandy Hook Elementary School Massacre.
Conn. School Superintendents To Work On National Gun Control PolicyRecommendations by the panel will be made and presented at the national level, according to Connecticut Association of Public School Superintendents executive director Dr. Joseph Cirasuolo.