Smith & Wesson

File photo of a Smith & Wesson .357 magnum revolver.  (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Trucker Pleads Guilty To Stealing 111 Guns

Federal prosecutors say a Bridgeport truck driver has pleaded guilty to stealing 111 firearms from the Smith and Wesson manufacturing plant in Springfield. Police say 28-year-old Elliot Perez picked up five boxes of firearms for delivery in November 2012, but at the same time, took three additional boxes not designated for pickup.

02/11/2014

Connecticut State Police Patch

New Pistols For State Police

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut state police are trading in their 16-year-old pistols for new, higher-caliber handguns, with criminals footing the $280,000 bill. Troopers are replacing their .40-caliber Sig Sauer pistols with 1,250 .45-caliber Sig […]

10/24/2012

Gunmaker Moving New Hampshire Manufacturing to Springfield; 225 New Jobs

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) _ Gun maker Smith & Wesson says it plans to move one of its manufacturing divisions from Rochester, N.H., to the company’s headquarters in Springfield, Mass. The Thompson/Center Arms unit makes hunting […]

12/09/2010

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