The bills are designed help prevent tragedies such as the May shooting rampage near U.C. Santa Barbara.
Gov. Jerry Brown has signed into law a bill that will make California the first state to ban lead bullets for all types of hunting.
Dispatchers received a call at around 6 a.m. that an armed, intoxicated man was inside a Carmichael home on the corner Petty Lane and Robertson Avenue, was threatening family members and wouldn’t leave.
A proposal that would have banned ammunition magazines that hold more than 10 bullets has died in the state Legislature.
Detectives are investigating why a man had a large stockpile of illegal weapons and explosives at his Rio Linda home.
A nationwide run on guns and ammunition is leaving some local police departments short on supplies — they’re running out of bullets.
Gun enthusiasts fearful of new weapon controls and alarmed by rumors of government hoarding are buying bullets practically by the bushel, making it hard for stores nationwide to keep shelves stocked and even putting a pinch on some local law enforcement departments.
Thousands of people lined up for hours outside Cal Expo to buy ammunition. The line wrapped around the building for the first day of the two-day gun show.
Two armed suspects are at large in a south Sacramento neighborhood after leading police on a high-speed chase.
A Montana man accused of trying to take loaded guns through a Sacramento International Airport checkpoint has been charged in federal court with trying to carry a weapon onto an aircraft.
A state lawmaker has been fined more than $2,200 for carrying a loaded handgun in his briefcase as he tried to board a flight to Sacramento earlier this year.
California Highway Patrol officers have seized rounds of ammo and guns found at a North Highlands home after pulling over a known gang member.