Gun Advocates Attempt To File Private Criminal Complaints Over New Gun LegislationAbout a dozen city residents showed up at Municipal Court Friday morning angry about new gun legislation and hoping to file private criminal complaints.
Federal Ban On Bump Stocks Goes Into EffectUnless a court intervenes, a federal ban on bump stocks -- attachments that essentially allow shooters to fire semiautomatic rifles continuously with one pull of the trigger -- has gone into effect.
Gun Rights Advocates Protest At 'Open Carry Rally' At City-County BuildingHundreds of gun rights advocates rallied in Downtown Pittsburgh on Monday afternoon.
Parents File Lawsuit Over Pa. School District's Armed Teachers PolicyParents are going to court to block a Pennsylvania school district from allowing teachers to carry guns in school.
Gun Rights Advocates Set To Demonstrate Outside City-County Building, Public Safety Officials PreparingSecond Amendment advocates have been holding rallies across the country, but on Monday, their Open Carry protest comes to Pittsburgh.
Pa. School District Facing Backlash Over Decision To Arm TeachersA Pennsylvania school board has become the first in the state to pass a policy allowing teachers and other employees to carry firearms.
Judge Blocks Release Of Blueprints For 3D-Printed GunsA federal judge in Seattle issued a temporary restraining order Tuesday to stop the release of blueprints to make untraceable and undetectable 3D-printed plastic guns, saying they could end up in the wrong hands.
Police: Student Spotted With Gun On Middle School PlaygroundPolice say a 14-year-old student was spotted with a loaded handgun on a playground at an Ohio middle school.
Pittsburgh Police Chief, Sen. Casey Join Call For Investigation Into Smartphone-Shaped GunThe Pittsburgh Police chief and a Pennsylvania lawmaker are joining a call to have the development of an unusual new firearm investigated.
Teen Break-In Leads Police To Arsenal Of Weapons Stashed In Empty HomePolice are trying to figure out who owns an empty, dilapidated western Pennsylvania home - and the 60-plus weapons found inside after police responded to a burglary.
FBI Offering Reward For Info Leading To Capture Of 'North Hills Bandits' Bank Robbery SuspectsThe FBI is now offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of two robbery suspects who authorities say have targeted several banks in the North Hills.
City Worker Jailed After Bizarre Incident At Courthouse, Stashing Gun In ToiletA Carnegie man who works for the Pittsburgh Public Works Department is in custody after a dramatic series of events that began Tuesday at the Allegheny County Courthouse and ended with a gun stashed in a toilet at a downtown fast food restaurant.
2 Suspects In Custody After Upper St. Clair Home Invasion, ManhuntPolice have taken two suspects into custody in connection with an overnight home invasion in Upper St. Clair and a chase and search in the Baldwin area.
NRA Filing Lawsuit Against Pittsburgh, 2 Other Pa. Cities Over Gun LawsThe National Rifle Association is filing suit against three Pennsylvania cities, seeking to stop them from enforcing their firearms laws.
Confiscated Weapons Display Is Message To Passengers At Pittsburgh AirportThe photo above may look like a sales display at the army surplus store or a shelf at a hardware store, but it’s not.