Anne Arundel County Executive Declares June 4 As Gun Violence Safety Awareness DayAnne Arundel County Executive, Steuart Pittman, declared June 4 as Gun Violence Safety Awareness Day for the county.
Pediatricians Are More Likely To Ask Families About Smoke Alarm Safety Than Gun Safety, Study SaysThe study found that pediatricians and pediatric residents were less likely to ask their patients about gun storage safety than smoke alarm safety — indicating an overall hesitation in bringing up gun safety with their patients.
New Gun Range Preaches Safety In Southern MarylandSteve and Cindi Thomas believe that their public indoor range is a needed, secure environment for the community to practice and learn about firearms.
Locking Up Guns Could Reduce Teen And Childhood Firearm Deaths By A ThirdMost US households with children do not safely store firearms in the way the American Academy of Pediatrics recommends: locked up and unloaded. If parents simply locked up all their guns, then up to a third of gun suicides and accidental deaths among children and teens could be avoided, researchers estimate in a new study.
Democrats To Propose High-Capacity Gun Magazine BanThe Democratic legislation would ban any magazine that exceeds 10 rounds of ammunition.
Handguns Are More Popular In US Homes, Leading To Increase In Injuries For Children Under 5, Study SaysFewer Americans are likely to own a gun now than 40 years ago, but those who do are more likely to own handguns over rifles or shotguns. As the proportion of those with handguns has increased, so has the number of children under the age of 5 who are dying from firearm injuries, according to a new study.
Father Accidentally Shoots, Kills 6-Year-Old Daughter While Cleaning GunState Police say a southern Indiana man accidentally shot and killed his 6-year-old daughter while cleaning a handgun.
Baltimore Co. Council Consider Raising Unsupervised Access To Loaded Guns Age To 18The Baltimore County Council is considering a local update to a state gun law.
Survey Says Over Half Of U.S. Gun Owners Don't Safely Store Their GunsA national survey conducted by researchers found over half of gun owners do not safely store all their guns.
Maryland Democrats Unveil 2 Bills On Gun LawsMaryland Democrats will be announcing some gun-safety measures.
UD Gives Money For Student Gun Rights Club To Buy AmmunitionA student gun rights club at the University of Delaware has purchased nearly $500 worth of ammunition with money allocated by the school.