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Salem-News.com (Nov-09-2018 12:44)
Thousand Oaks, California Mass ShootingRalph E. Stone, Salem-News.com
...as sure as night follows day...
(SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.) -
This marked the 307th mass shooting incident so far this year. Clearly gun violence in America remains an ongoing issue. After these many mass shootings, there has been a noticeable absence of action at the federal level about gun violence in this country and I am not hopeful that there will be any after this latest incident.
Salem-News.com (Jul-21-2016 17:53)
Prisoner Fight Results in Warning Shot Fired at EOCISalem-News.com
Officials say 47 inmates were involved.
(ONTARIO, Ore.) -
A warning shot was fired to put an end to mayhem at EOCI today. No one received injuries from the gunfire.
Salem-News.com (Jul-12-2016 14:24)
Employee Drops Gun and Shoots Self at McMinnville HospitalSalem-News.com
The victim was injured, but not fatally.
(McMINNVILLE, Ore.) -
This afternoon a Willamette Valley Medical Center employee brought a loaded firearm in a backpack to work. The employee dropped the bag and the gun discharged causing an injury to the employee.
Salem-News.com (Jan-26-2016 21:44)
One Man Killed and Several Arrested by FBI near Burns, OregonSalem-News.com
Arrests Made in the Occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge: Joint Statement by the FBI and OSP
(BURNS, Ore.) -
55-year old Robert "LaVoy" Finicum, of Cane Beds, Arizona was fatally shot by in an event that closed down the highway for 40 miles. Authorities did not release Mr. Finicum’s identity; The Oregonian confirmed the information via family.
Salem-News.com (Sep-03-2014 15:13)
Military Terror Hits US Cities As Veterans Banned From Owning Guns?Robert O'Dowd Salem-News.com
VA doctor asked disabled veteran if he owned any guns.
(PHILADELPHIA, PA) -
I was asked by a VA doctor last week if I owned any guns. I said, “No, but I know how to use them.” He was typing into a government database when he asked the question. I don’t know if my flip response was typed into the database.
Salem-News.com (Jul-21-2014 16:26)
UPDATE #2: Woodburn Man Shot in the Back by Car PassengerKevin Hays Salem-News.com
Video by Salem-News.com's Jerry Freeman
(WOODBURN, Ore. ) -
As Salem-News.com was first to report, police in Woodburn, Oregon are investigating what appears to be an accidental shooting Sunday evening.
Salem-News.com (Jul-09-2014 20:50)
Lead Bullets, Fishing Gear Killing 120 Different Bird Species in North AmericaSalem-News.com Staff
Researchers looked at copper bullets as one less-toxic alternative to lead and notes that they generally work well in modern firearms commonly used for big game hunting.
(CORVALLIS, Ore. ) -
The ingestion of lead ammunition and lead fishing tackle accounts for illness and mortality in more than 120 different species of birds in North America, according to a newly published review of scientific studies on the issue.
Salem-News.com (Jun-20-2014 10:30)
Several Handguns Stolen From Oregon Department StoreSalem-News.com Staff
The guns were for sale in locked display cases prior to the theft.
(NEWBERG, Ore. ) -
On Wednesday, at approximately 10:45 p.m., officers from the Newberg-Dundee Police Department responded to Fred Meyer after it was discovered that several handguns were stolen from the store.
Salem-News.com (Apr-09-2014 15:31)
Sheriff`s Deputies Investigating Gunshot WoundSalem-News.com
The victim in the shooting incident has been identified as Christopher Martinez, age 23, of Salem. Mr. Martinez has been discharged from Salem Hospital and no further information about his medical condition is available at this time.
Sheriff's Deputies received reports of multiple guns shots in the 4400 block of Silverton Road NE around 3:00 a.m.
Salem-News.com (Apr-06-2014 15:10)
“What does the government expect people to do? Lower their little hands?” - Luciano Segura Jauregui of Armed Mexico
(LAS CRUCES, NM) -
More Mexicans are acquiring arms to defend their families and property. According to a university researcher, the number of firearms legally possessed in Mexico increased 53 percent from 2009 to 2012, jumping from 2,033, 749 to 3,118, 592 guns.