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University Study Hopes to Bring Answers to Gun Crime Increase

“There’s a concern over gangs in St. Louis,” UMSL criminologist Beth Huebner says. “We do have gangs, we do have guns – they are highly related. But then there are groups of people who aren’t associated with gangs, that we know of, that aren’t carrying guns.”

04/22/2015

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5 Overnight Shootings Leave 9 Wounded

Three double-shootings in St. Louis, one in Berkeley. One shot at Metro station.

04/16/2015

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Stolen Guns in St. Louis Increasing

126 guns have been reported stolen in the city this year, up 55 percent from a year ago. Another 410 guns have been seized by police.

04/02/2015

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Should Guns Be Legal on Missouri’s Public Transit?

State lawmaker from St. Peters makes the case for it

04/01/2015

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Chief Dotson Blasts Amendment Allowing Felons to be Armed

St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson is not blaming Circuit Judge Robert Dierker’s decision to drop gun possession charges against a convicted felon – he’s holding legislators responsible.

03/02/2015

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Judge: Amendment 5 Allows Felon To Keep Gun

Rules new amendment makes laws restricting gun ownership unconstitutional

02/28/2015

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Police: 2014 Concealed-Carry Permits in Illinois Top 91,000

Cook County, which includes Chicago, led the way with almost 24,000 permits, or more than one-quarter of Illinois’ total. Suburban Will County was a distant second, with more than 6,100 permits.

01/16/2015

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Remington to Replace Rifle Triggers

Class action suits against gunmaker settled in Kansas City

12/06/2014

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A Rush To Get Concealed-Carry Permits in St. Louis County

More than 1600 have applied since the Ferguson police shooting

11/14/2014

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St. Louis Open Carry/Firearm Education Walk Happening Saturday Afternoon

Organizer Jeffrey Smith says it’s designed to call attention to Missouri’s constitutionally guaranteed right to keep and bear arms – a right he says was strengthened by the passage of Amendment 5 this past August.

10/24/2014

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