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Teen Charged After Shotguns Were Found In His Car Parked On School Grounds

A 17-year-old Southern High School student is charged with possession of a deadly weapon on school property after shotguns were found in his car Thursday morning.

08/29/2013

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Massive Backlog: Police Background Checks Delay Md. Gun Purchases

State police are dealing with a massive backlog as they try to process thousands of background checks on people waiting to buy handguns in Maryland. And in some cases, that delay has helped guns fall into the hands of people who shouldn’t have them.

08/02/2013

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Dozens Trade In Guns For Computers As Violence Grips Baltimore City

Gangs and guns. Those are the targets for Baltimore City Police as a violent summer continues to grip the city.

07/13/2013

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BGF Gang & Illegal Guns Blamed For Rampant Violence In Baltimore City

In Baltimore City, the frustration over the recent gun violence continues to grow after two shootings, including one in Fells Point. City leaders are now working to control a dangerous mix of gangs and guns.

07/12/2013

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Report: Park Police Have Lost Track Of Weapons

The U.S. Park Police, the law enforcement agency responsible for safeguarding the National Mall and critical American landmarks, has lost track of a large supply of handguns, rifles and shotguns, according to a harshly critical report issued Thursday.

06/27/2013

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Md. Ranks 3rd For Guns Lost, Stolen From Dealers

A new report finds that Maryland is among the top five states with the greatest number of guns federally licensed gun dealers reported lost or stolen last year.

06/19/2013

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Md. Sheriff Plans Selective Enforcement Of New Gun Law

Garrett County’s sheriff is asking county commissioners to support selective enforcement of Maryland’s new gun control law.

06/05/2013

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Safety Violation: Officers Use Unloaded Service Weapons During Training Exercise

Another dangerous incident involving Baltimore City Police training, just months after a recruit was shot in the face by a training officer in a horrible accident.

05/24/2013

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Md. Delegate Looks To Close Loophole In New Gun Legislation

A Maryland delegate launches a campaign to close what he calls a loophole in Maryland gun laws.

05/23/2013

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Guns Shows Aim For A Wider Clientele

Vera Torres went to the Nation’s Gun Show in Chantilly last month looking for a handgun. She left with Amazing Wonder Tops.

05/13/2013

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Grandfather Of Slain Ky. Toddler Talks About Loss

The grandparents of a Kentucky toddler who was accidentally shot by her 5-year-old brother say they don’t believe young children should have access to guns.

05/11/2013

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Md. Among States Seeking To Fix Gun Background Check Backlog

Connecticut officials are setting aside millions of dollars to address backlogs in background checks that have soared into the thousands since the December school shooting in the state, which is one of several struggling with bottlenecks as people rush to buy guns ahead of new restrictions.

05/10/2013

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