Guns

Gun arrest
NYPD
Andrew Weber
July 03, 2019 - 8:51 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A Bronx man was arrested after livestreaming himself firing bullets into the air in order to impress his girlfriend. Raul Agosto, 38, discharged a .22 caliber Mossberg rifle at approximately 4:30 a.m. last Friday. Fighting crime & keeping people safe never stops – even in...
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Kimberly Dole
June 06, 2019 - 6:34 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police say two women were grazed by bullets Thursday morning inside their Queens home. Officials say shots were fired outside a Laurelton home shortly after 12:30 a.m. where at least one of the bullets entered through a first floor window near the kitchen. One victim is 74...
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Associated Press
1010 WINS Newsroom
May 09, 2019 - 8:09 am
LOS ANGELES, Calif. (1010 WINS/AP) -- Police say they have a man in custody after seizing more that 1,000 guns from a mansion in Los Angeles. Authorities report that the received an anonymous tip regarding the sale of illegal firearms. JUST IN: Possibly hundreds of rifles, other firearms uncovered...
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(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
January 23, 2019 - 5:54 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A disgraced former commander in the New York Police Department's gun licensing bureau says President Donald Trump and his eldest son were among celebrities and donors who got licenses without proper credentials. Former Lt. Paul Dean pleaded guilty in August to a conspiracy to bribe...
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Bump stock
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December 18, 2018 - 12:13 pm
The Trump administration moved Tuesday to officially ban bump stocks, which allow semi-automatic weapons to fire rapidly like automatic firearms, and has made them illegal to possess beginning in late March.
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gun shop
Photo by Xinhua/Sipa USA
December 04, 2018 - 10:28 am
Should authorities be able to deny handgun licenses for hateful tweets?
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Handgun
Dreamstime
November 23, 2018 - 11:09 am
If you apply for a pistol permit in New York State, a new law could open your social media accounts and browser history to scrutiny.
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A hunter with a rifle walking on a dirt road.
Dreamstime
November 05, 2018 - 2:05 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Conservatives are slamming a piece of proposed legislation that would let the government dip into a person's social media background before allowing them to purchase a gun. Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams and state Senator Kevin Parker are pushing for a state law that...
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Credit: Noah K. Murray-USA TODAY Sports
October 29, 2018 - 4:56 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy is calling for a new round of gun-related legislation. The freshman Democrat said at a news conference he was pushing for ``gun safety package 2.0'' Monday in light of the attack over the weekend at a Pittsburgh synagogue that left 11 people dead...
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NYPD squad car, file image.
(Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
October 15, 2018 - 7:42 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- Not one person was shot in New York City this weekend, the first time that's happened since 1993. Officials said Monday there were no shootings with victims reported in the five boroughs for all of Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The last shooting before the weekend was on...
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