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Time for legislators to have an honest discussion about New York gun laws. The New York Times first reported last week that shootings in New York City have been rising for the past two years. This was followed by the NYPD reporting a 19.5% increase in City homicides during the first five months of the …

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo offered a $100,000 reward Sunday for information leading to the return of two prisoners who tunneled out of the Clinton Correctional Facility yesterday. “This is a crisis situation for the state,” Cuomo said in a press call Sunday. “These are dangerous individuals. These are killers, these are murders. There has …

On Monday 52-year-old Douglas Mess was reported missing by his sons. According to WKBW, Mess’ children realized he had not taken his medication, and they thought he may have wandered off or gotten lost. When he didn’t show up for work on Monday – they knew something was seriously wrong. No one could have imagined that he …

The New York State Rifle & Pistol Association released this statement in response to dramatic video an armed citizen stopping an assault on a NYC subway train: “This video is undeniable proof that guns save lives,” NYSRPA President Tom King said. “Who knows what could have happened if a good guy with a gun was …

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman sent a letters to Wal-Mart, K-Mart, Amazon, and ToyArsenal.com ordering them to “cease and desist” online sales of toy guns to New Yorkers. Schneiderman’s office also alleges that one K-Mart sold toy guns at their Rochester, NY, store location. According to CNBC, Schneiderman’s office said the toy guns were …

A newly created database of New Yorkers deemed too mentally unstable to carry firearms has grown to roughly 34,500 names, a previously undisclosed figure that has raised concerns among some mental health advocates that too many people have been categorized as dangerous. The database, established in the aftermath of the mass shooting in 2012 at …

It’s about time the “hate crime” laws are being used both ways. Victim Hanna has claimed a woman told her ‘F*** you, you f****** white b****’ and that a man said ‘All white people suck’  By Zoe Szathmary, Mail Online An African-American man has been arrested and charged with a hate crime over pellet gun …