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Lawmakers Pass Bills On Guns And Ammo

The bills are designed help prevent tragedies such as the May shooting rampage near U.C. Santa Barbara.


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Calif. Is First State To Ban Lead Ammo For Hunting

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.


Ammunition clips seized by police during a standoff in Carmichael. (Credit: CB13)

Police Detain Intoxicated Carmichael Man Who Had Several Guns Inside Home

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.



State Proposal Banning Ammo Clips Holding More Than 10 Rounds Dies In Legislature

A proposal that would have banned ammunition magazines that hold more than 10 bullets has died in the state Legislature.


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Large Cache Of Illegal Weapons And Explosives Found At Rio Linda Home

Detectives are investigating why a man had a large stockpile of illegal weapons and explosives at his Rio Linda home.



High Demand For Ammunition Leaves Lodi Police Running Low On Supplies

A nationwide run on guns and ammunition is leaving some local police departments short on supplies — they’re running out of bullets.


People wait in line to buy ammunition at the Crossroads of the West gun show. (credit: CBS)

Laws, Rumors Have Ammo Flying Off Store Shelves

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.


People wait in line to buy ammunition at the Crossroads of the West gun show. (credit: CBS)

Thousands Line Up Outside Cal Expo Gun Show To Buy Ammunition

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.


Armed Robbers In South Sacramento

UPDATE: Suspects From South Sacramento SWAT Search Identified

Two armed suspects are at large in a south Sacramento neighborhood after leading police on a high-speed chase.


Harold Waller (credit: Sacramento County Sheriff's Department)

Man Arrested At Sacramento Airport With Guns Charged In Federal Court

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.


Assemblyman Tim Donnelly (Credit: CBS13)

Lawmaker Pleads No Contest To Airport Gun Charges

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.


File of bullets. (credit: AP)

Cache Of Ammo And Guns Found At North Highlands Home

California Highway Patrol officers have seized rounds of ammo and guns found at a North Highlands home after pulling over a known gang member.