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Record Number Of Firearms Seized By TSA In 2014

It’s an airport security record: more than three dozen guns seized from our region’s airports in just one year. So why do weapons keep making it to the checkpoint?

01/23/2015

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Towson Man Gets 15 Years For Drug And Firearm Possession

A Towson man is sentenced to 15 years in prison for drug and firearm possession.

01/17/2015

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Glen Burnie Man Sentenced For Possessing Homemade Explosives

A 28-year-old man has been sentenced to nearly four years in prison for possessing improvised explosive devices in his Glen Burnie home.

09/25/2014

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Man Arrested At BWI After Gun Found In Carry-On Bag

Transportation security officials at BWI discover a gun in a man’s carry-on bag.

03/05/2014

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Record Number Of Firearms Confiscated From Airports Nationwide In 2013

A record number of guns have been seized across the country in airports, including right here in Maryland. The TSA says it found more firearms last year than any year before.

01/24/2014

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D.C. Begins Firearms Re-Registration Process

The District of Columbia is beginning the process of re-registering firearms.

01/03/2014

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13 Indicted In D.C. In Drug Dealing Investigation

District of Columbia authorities say 13 people have been indicted in a federal drug trafficking investigation.

12/14/2013

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Deputy Shot During Firearms Exercise

The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office says a deputy was shot during firearms training.

11/07/2013

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Union Calls For TSA Agents To Carry Firearms In Wake Of LAX Shooting Rampage

As federal authorities continue to investigate Friday’s deadly shooting at Los Angeles International Airport, new questions arise about whether TSA officers should be allowed to carry weapons.

11/04/2013

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Federal Judge Rejects Request To Delay New Gun Laws

A major blow to opponents of Maryland’s new gun control laws: a federal judge has denied a request to delay the laws from taking effect.

10/01/2013

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Ex-Health Dept. Worker From Md. Gets 1 Year In Prison

A former epidemiologist for the Oklahoma Department of Health has been sentenced to one year and one day in federal prison after he pleaded guilty to illegally shipping firearms to the Republic of Ghana and defrauding the Social Security Administration.

08/09/2013

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Dozens Of US Marshal Guns Lost Or Stolen Since ’07

A newspaper’s investigation reveals that at least 41 guns have been lost or stolen from deputy U.S. marshals’ vehicles and homes since 2007.

07/12/2013

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