Even in small-town Ohio, keeping students safe requires constant vigilance — and special attention to the risks posed by firearms.
How a survivor of domestic violence, now working as a cop in the bayou, made her small community a model for the rest of the country.
“There’s just so much less forethought to pulling a trigger.”
Children living in poor areas are almost twice as likely to die by firearm suicide…
Years ago, most detectives stopped trying to retrieve fingerprints from shell casings. A new method, touted as 25 times better, could change that.
Las Vegas's death investigators witnessed the atrocities of the Route 91 shooting, then had to grapple with the difficult task of healing themselves.
Katherine Schweit thinks people don’t realize how much power they have to prevent mass shootings.
Ideological lines get tangled when reforming the system means people once barred from owning firearms can get them back.
The city that set the bar for sharing ballistic intel is pushing its successful approach regionwide.
Criminologists thought it was impossible to get DNA off of shell casings, but a technique pioneered in the Netherlands is having notable results.
We talked to author Alex Kotlowitz about what’s changed, and what hasn’t, in his city over the past 30 years.
A push by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives to improve…