Iraq War Vet Fights Seizure of Guns in Millstone, NJ

Leonard Cottrell Jr. fought on the front lines in the Iraq War. Now, he feels like he is fighting on the frontlines at home in New Jersey for the right to bear arms. Cottrell recently told the media that he was working at Wawa on June 14 when he got a call from his wife… Read More

Tennessee Man Charged with Illegal Possession of an Assault Weapon

A Tennessee man was arrested on June 28 after police reportedly found a TEC-9 gun inside a backpack. The person arrested by law enforcement is Adam Rodriguez, a 20-year-old resident of Nashville, Tennessee. He was charged with possession of an assault firearm, possession of a large capacity magazine, and possession of a controlled dangerous substance… Read More

Shooting at Trenton Event Leaves 1 Dead, 17 Injured

Twenty people were wounded early Sunday, June 17, from gunshots after multiple people started shooting at each other inside the Art All Night event in Trenton, New Jersey. One person, a 33-year-old male, was killed, and suspected as one of the shooters, according to Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo Onofri. In all, said Onofri, “20 individuals… Read More

New Jersey Publishes Firearms Data, Gun Violence Reports

Since his term as New Jersey Governor began, Gov. Phil Murphy has made it clear he wants to emphasize gun violence in New Jersey. In an effort to make more information about firearms and gun violence available to New Jersey residents, Murphy signed an executive order requiring regular reporting about weapons crimes and other gun-related… Read More

Juvenile Accused of Bringing Loaded Handgun onto Bus in Lakewood, NJ

In Lakeland, New Jersey, a 9-year-old student allegedly brought a loaded .22-caliber handgun onto a school bus headed to Oak Street School. During the bus ride, the 9-year-old reportedly transferred the gun to the backpack of a 10-year-old fifth grader, who can be seen removing the bullets on surveillance footage obtained by the media. A… Read More

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