gun violence

A student embraces a family member after being evacuated from Marysville-Pilchuck High School. (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)

Father Of MPHS Shooter Indicted On 5 New Charges

The father of the Washington teenager who fatally shot four high school classmates and then himself in October now faces additional federal firearms charges

CBS Seattle–07/17/2015

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FBI Say Charleston Shooter Shouldn’t Have Been Able To Get Gun

At issue was a police report from Roof’s arrest in which authorities say he admitted to possessing illegal drugs. Under federal rules, that admission alone would have been enough to immediately disqualify him from an April gun purchase even though he wasn’t convicted of the charge.

CBS Seattle–07/10/2015

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Seattle Considers Gun Violence Tax On Gun Sales

City Council President Tim Burgess also has proposed a new law that would require mandatory reporting of lost or stolen firearms to the Seattle Police Department.

CBS Seattle–07/08/2015

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Teen, 15, Charged With Murder In Tacoma Drive-By Shooting

A 15-year-old Tacoma teen has been charged with murder in a gang-related drive-by shooting that authorities say killed an innocent bystander

CBS Seattle–05/21/2015

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Officer Who Shot Washington Farmworker Dragged Him From Fire

One of the officers who killed an immigrant farmworker in Washington state in a shooting that helped fuel the nationwide debate over police use of force had dragged the man away from his burning rental home just weeks earlier.

CBS Seattle–04/22/2015

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Video Of Deadly Shooting Involving Deputy Being Analyzed

Authorities said Thursday they are analyzing video from a body camera worn by an Idaho sheriff’s deputy who shot and killed a man after responding to a domestic disturbance call.

CBS Seattle–03/19/2015

Former U.S. Rep. Gabby Giffords (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Gabby Giffords Spoke In Seattle For Gun Control

Former Arizona Congresswoman Gabby Giffords, who was wounded three years ago in Tucson, spoke in Seattle Wednesday as part of a cross-country tour to promote gun control.

CBS Seattle–10/22/2014

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Police: 1 Killed, 2 Hurt In Seattle Gunfight

Officers on foot and bike patrols reported hearing the shots at about 1:45 a.m. and arrived at the scene in the city’s Belltown neighborhood within about 15 seconds

CBS Seattle–10/12/2014

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Shooting By 9-Year-Old Girl Stirs Debate Over Guns

he accidental shooting death of a firing-range instructor by a 9-year-old girl with an Uzi has set off a powerful debate over youngsters and guns, with many people wondering what sort of parents would let a child handle a submachine gun.

08/27/2014

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Money Starts To Flow In For Gun Initiatives

“I would imagine this will be the one of the most expensive initiative campaigns in the country because of what it symbolically stands for.”

CBS Seattle–08/18/2014

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