Connecticut Gun Permits Increase 73% In 2016Gun enthusiasts in Connecticut believe concerns over changes to federal and state gun laws fueled a 73 percent increase in the number of pistol permits issued in the state last year.
Malloy Holds Signing Ceremony For Restraining Order Gun BillGovernor Dannel P. Malloy held a ceremonial bill signing Friday for legislation that bars people with temporary restraining orders against them from possessing firearms.
Buyout Deal For New Britain Gun Maker Convicted In Criminal CaseIt was announced today that a buyer has been found, for a New Britain gun manufacturer that pleaded guilty to violating federal firearms laws.
Malloy Critical Of Town Considering Program To Arm TeachersMalloy said he's particularly concerned that the program would also allow anonymous volunteers to carry weapons at school. It offers 26 hours of training during a three-day class in Ohio.
Connecticut Lawmakers Meeting With Obama On Gun Law ChangesSeveral members of Connecticut's congressional delegation are among a group of federal lawmakers meeting with President Barack Obama about his executive actions tightening the nation's gun laws.
New Britain Gun Maker Pleads Guilty To Possessing Unregistered Machine GunsStag Arms was also convicted of transporting thousands of guns without the proper paperwork.
Connecticut Lawmakers Want Federal Action On Gun MeasuresMembers of Connecticut's Democratic congressional delegation expressed frustration Friday that efforts to combat gun violence have been stymied since the 2012 deadly Newtown school shooting, pointing blame at many of their colleagues in Washington, D.C.
Malloy Wants Guns Denied To Those On Terror Watch ListConnecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is calling on top congressional leaders to pass legislation that would prohibit the sale of firearms and explosives to anyone suspected by the federal government of being a terrorist.
Drugs, Weapons Seized By Hartford PoliceHartford police have arrested a Meriden man and cited a Meriden woman, the result of an undercover drug operation in a Capital City neighborhood Monday.
Hartford Firearm And Narcotics Investigation Results 6 Arrests
No Arrests In Woodbridge Gun Shop Burglary Police say they believe four or five suspects are were involved in a smash and grab robbery that involved backing a stolen car through the front of a Woodbridge gun shop.
Police Say Intended Victim Shot Robber In Self-DefensePolice say one of the intended victims pulled his own weapon and shot one of two suspects after another person in his group was shot in a robbery attempt over the weekend