A police officer who climbed onto the hood of a car after a chase in 2012 and fired repeatedly at its unarmed occupants, both of them black, was acquitted of manslaughter on Saturday by an Ohio judge. 8 more words
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OAKLAND (CBS SF) — A 30-year-old man was arrested Saturday at a North Oakland home where three people were killed, police said.
Officers responded to a report of shots fired at a home in the 900 block of 54th Street around 2:45 p.m., police Officer J. 119 more words
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A leading national gun safety group, joined by members of Congress, is calling for investigations of the National Rifle Association’s fundraising practices and finances in response to a Yahoo News investigation published last week. 491 more words
Last year, APA celebrated its Congressional Fellowship Program’s 40 years of success on Capitol Hill. The article below by a former APA Congressional Fellow highlights the contribution of psychologists to public policy and of the Fellowship experience to Fellows’ professional development. 676 more words
Guess what? There’s actually a safe-gun device out there that really works. Well, it’s not out there quite yet. But I fooled around with prototypes that will fit most pistols and the AR, and they really do what they are supposed to do, namely, only allow the gun to be used by the person who owns or uses that gun. 615 more words