Stories tagged: illegal weapons
Wed., Dec. 12, 2012, 11:48 a.m.
Fast and Furious gun buyer sentenced to prison
PHOENIX (AP) — A man who purchased two rifles found at the scene of the fatal shooting of a Border Patrol agent north of the U.S.-Mexico border was sentenced Wednesday …
Tue., Oct. 16, 2012, 1:13 p.m.
Justice seeks dismissal of Fast & Furious suit
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department says federal courts should stay out of a political dispute between the Obama administration and Congress over documents in a botched law enforcement probe …
Thu., Sept. 20, 2012, 1:55 p.m.
Republicans, IG take Justice Dept. to task
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans eagerly joined the Justice Department’s inspector general in taking the agency to task Thursday for its bungled gun-trafficking probe in Arizona that allowed hundreds of …
Thu., Sept. 20, 2012, 7:05 a.m.
Issa: IG report step toward restoring faith
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican House committee chairman said Thursday that a watchdog report on a bungled gun-trafficking probe in Arizona is a huge step toward restoring public faith in …
Wed., Sept. 19, 2012, 3:49 p.m.
Man suspected of threats faces weapons charge
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rants, racist remarks and menacing words permeate the Internet these days, so why did police decide to arrest a Yale dropout for investigation of making online …
Tue., July 6, 2010, 1:57 p.m.
2 arrested as agents seize grenades, ammo
Two North Idaho men are in custody following an undercover federal probe into illegal explosives manufacturing that included the seizure of hand grenades, firearms and more than 10,000 rounds of …