The father of the Washington teenager who fatally shot four high school classmates and then himself in October now faces additional federal firearms charges
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
“I would imagine this will be the one of the most expensive initiative campaigns in the country because of what it symbolically stands for.”