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  • Officials to brief public following police shooting in Chicago’s East Garfield Park neighborhood
    A police involved shooting has happened Friday morning on the city's West Side. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-07-10
  • Chicago police announce weekly community service for summer patrol unit as part of plan to address violence
    Police Superintendent David Brown announced plans Friday for a new initiative that would require the department’s summer patrol unit to engage in service projects every week across Chicago. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-07-10
  • Man charged with murder of woman over May weekend that Tribune data shows saw more than 100 people shot, 21 of them fatally
    A South Side man has been charged in the fatal shooting one woman and the injury of another woman during a May weekend that revised Tribune data shows saw more than 100 people shot, according to police. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-07-10
  • 2 wounded in River North shootout involving concealed-carry holder
    A woman who was in a car with a concealed carry holder was shot by someone who attacked the couple and another man was wounded when the gun owner returned fire early Friday in the River North neighborhood, according to police. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-07-10
  • Faces of young Chicago gun violence victims shown on White House news briefing screen as press secretary advocates ‘law and order,’ police support
    White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany ended her news briefing on Thursday with a call for “law and order” and police support while invoking the names and faces of six young children killed by Chicago gun violence. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-07-09
  • 1 dead, 1 critically wounded in separate shootings Thursday on West, Southwest sides, police say
    A man was in critical condition after being shot in a road rage incident in the Marquette Park neighborhood, police said. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-07-09
  • 7-month-old suffers graze wound in West Side shooting
    A 7-month-old boy suffered a graze wound from a bullet as he rode with relatives in a car and someone in another vehicle started shooting at people on a nearby corner late Wednesday in the Lawndale neighborhood, police said. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-07-09
  • Illinois man faces new charges in 2019 killing of McHenry County deputy
    A federal grand jury has returned several new charges against an Illinois man accused of fatally shooting a sheriff’s deputy who was part of a federal fugitive task force trying to serve an arrest warrant ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-07-08
  • Prosecutors: Young gang member laughed after shooting man 19 times
    After the victim fell to the ground with 19 gunshot wounds, a 15-year-old approached the victim’s bullet-riddled body and struck him with his gun before running off in laughter to the getaway car, prosecutors said in court this week. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-07-08
  • As violence rages, Chicago police superintendent decides to create new version of swarming citywide suppression unit
    Following an especially bloody holiday weekend in Chicago, police Superintendent David Brown has announced plans to create a specialized citywide unit to stop sudden flare-ups in violence. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-07-07
  • University Park man sentenced following 2018 Gary robbery that led to shooting of federal agent
    Bernard Anthony Graham, 27, previously plead guilty to assaulting a federal officer and for discharging a firearm during crime of violence, according to a press release from the U.S. Attorney’s Office. He was sentenced Tuesday to 153 months in prison. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-07-07
  • Judge denies bail for accused getaway driver in shooting of 7-year-old
    Bail was denied Tuesday for the accused getaway driver who allegedly shuttled gunmen from a West Side block after a 7-year-old girl was fatally shot during a violent July 4 holiday. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-07-07
  • Gurnee standoff ends with self-inflicted fatal gunshot, police say
    Man died of self-inflicted gunshot after standoff, Gurnee police say ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-07-06
  • Police investigating shooting at Griffith party; 2 south suburban men wounded
    Preliminary investigation indicates that a Park West resident hosting a party kicked out an unwelcome group and as they left, they started shooting, Mance said. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-07-06
  • Man convicted of shooting into murder victim’s grave sentenced to 15 years in prison
    A Chicago man with a long criminal history was sentenced to 15 years in federal prison after he was convicted of firing a gun into the open grave of a man murdered just two days prior, authorities said. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-07-06
  • 2 shot outside downtown Atlanta convenience store
    Two men were wounded in an early morning shooting outside a downtown Atlanta convenience store, according to police. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-07-10
  • Peoplestown grapples with aftermath of police shooting
    In Peoplestown, residents say their peace was upended when a black man was killed by police in their backyard. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-07-10
  • Interim APD chief criticizes DA for bringing charges in Rayshard Brooks case so quickly
    Atlanta’s interim police chief criticized the Fulton County District Attorney’s decision to file charges in the shooting death of Rayshard Brooks before the GBI finished its own investigation. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-07-09
  • NEW: Armed robbery suspect injured in Vinings double shooting; other suspects sought
    Cobb County police continue to search for multiple suspects after two people — including a suspect — were shot during an apparent armed robbery at a Vinings apartment complex Thursday afternoon, authorities said. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-07-09
  • Clayton County sheriff arrests more than 300 while searching for men who shot Uber driver
    The Clayton County sheriff announced Thursday that his department has arrested more than 300 people in its pursuit of four men suspected of shooting an Uber driver in June. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-07-09
  • 3 employees held at gunpoint during robbery at Gainesville pharmacy 
    Gainesville police are searching for a man who held three Walgreen’s employees at gunpoint while stealing drugs and cash from the pharmacy. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-07-09
  • Suspect sought in January shooting that left man paralyzed in NW Atlanta
    Police on Wednesday released a photo of a suspect in a shooting at a northwest Atlanta gas station nearly six months ago that left a man paralyzed.  ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-07-09
  • Police release photos of man wanted in Waffle House drive-by shooting 
    Atlanta police have released surveillance photos of a man wanted in connection with a drive-by shooting at a Waffle House that left a bystander injured last month. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-07-09
  • Mayor says councilmember interceded on armed protesters’ behalf
    Ever since Saturday night’s devastating shooting of 8-year-old Secoriea Turner, the question has persisted. Why were armed civilians allowed to commandeer a public street without any pushback by law enforcement? ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-07-08
  • NEW DETAILS: Woman accused of shooting man in DeKalb home surrenders
    A SWAT situation has ended and a woman is in custody after authorities said she shot a man and then barricaded herself inside a DeKalb County home.  ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-07-08
  • 3 injured after gunfire erupts at Fourth of July party in Conyers
    Rockdale County deputies are searching for suspects in a shooting that left three people injured Sunday morning during a Fourth of July party. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-07-07
  • Person of interest sought in 8-year-old Atlanta girl’s shooting death
    Investigators on Tuesday released surveillance footage of a man wanted for questioning in connection with the July 4 shooting death of an 8-year-old Atlanta girl.  ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-07-07
  • Gwinnett police arrest man suspected of robbing gas station at gunpoint
    A Lawrenceville man has been arrested by Gwinnett County police and charged with several crimes related to the armed robbery of a gas station late last month. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-07-07
  • Man accused of shooting at Gainesville officers now faces attempted murder charge
    A Gainesville man accused of shooting at police outside an extended stay motel now faces an attempted murder charge, authorities said Tuesday.  ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-07-07
  • Atlanta police release photos of suspect in ‘targeted’ weekend shooting
    Atlanta police released photos Tuesday of one suspect in the case of a shooting death over the weekend.  ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-07-07
  • Houston Methodist CEO: ‘July 4th may have reloaded the gun,’ school reopenings at risk
    If Houston and Texas are unable to bring the number of COVID-19 cases down, reopening schools will be done at enormous risk for teachers and students, Houston Methodist CEO Marc Boom said Thursday. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-07-09
  • Rookie deputy shot, gunman dead in north Harris County
    A rookie deputy constable was shot while responding to a domestic disturbance in north Harris County early Tuesday morning. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-07-07
  • Gunman opens fire in busy south Houston intersection, striking 3
    Three men were wounded when a gunman opened fire in a busy south Houston intersection Sunday night. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-07-06
  • Man visiting from Louisiana fatally shot in north Houston drive-by
    The drive-by shooting happened around 8 p.m. in the 11300 block of Elegant Way in the Champions Green subdivision off of Greens Road. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-07-05
  • HPD investigating shooting death of man in his late 20s
    The man was standing on a Nagle Street sidewalk when he was shot multiple times, according to police. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-07-04
  • Man sought in fatal shooting of pregnant wife
    The Houston Police Department is asking for information on the whereabouts of David Nathan Willis, accused of fatally shooting his pregnant wife last month. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-07-03
  • Biden urges justice in Guillén case
    Former Vice President Joe Biden on Friday released a statement calling for justice for missing Army Specialist Vanessa Guillén and an end to sexual violence in the military. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-07-03
  • Two men shot, one fatally, in Independence Heights, police say
    The shooting occurred in the 900 block of East 40th 1/2  Street. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-07-02
  • Man shot by Memorial Village police after reaching for officer’s weapon, authorities say
    The shooting occurred in the 900 block of Gessner Road. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-07-02
  • Suspect in Fort Hood investigation kills self as police close in
    A man at the center of a Fort Hood criminal investigation died after shooting himself as police closed in, authorities said. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-07-01
  • Couple draw guns at crowd heading to St. Louis mayor’s home
    ST. LOUIS (AP) — A white couple pointed guns at protesters in St. Louis as a group marched toward the mayor's home to demand her resignation after she read the names and addresses of several residents who supported defunding the police department during an online briefing. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-06-29
  • Trump tweets video of St. Louis couple aiming guns at protesters
    President Donald Trump on Monday retweeted a widely scrutinized video of a St. Louis couple aiming guns at a protest march. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-06-29
  • Fort Bend Women’s Center to gain new housing with HomeAid Houston partnership
    Fort Bend Women’s Center (FBWC), the area’s primary provider of free, integral support services for survivors of abuse, will soon be adding additional housing to their Rio Bend campus, that will ultimately add four beds for domestic abuse and sexual assault survivors. HomeAid Houston is leading the search for a ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-06-28
  • Firefighters find burnt body on the North Side near trash fire
    Witnesses told homicide detectives that they heard gunshots around the same time the fire was reported, police said. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-06-27
  • HPD investigating two Friday night homicides in Kashmere Gardens, Brays Oaks
    Two men were killed in Houston in separate shootings Friday night, and little is known so far about the circumstances leading up to the deaths. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-06-27