With voters desperate to reduce shootings, three of the campaign’s black front-runners are embracing aggressive law enforcement tactics that could perpetuate racial disparities.
In Michigan, SURE Moms has created a healing space for parents working to keep their kids out of the juvenile justice system.
The progressive prosecutor wants to fight gun violence with a light touch. His critics say he’s crazy. His defenders say he’s onto something.
Ideological lines get tangled when reforming the system means people once barred from owning firearms can get them back.
After Trace/BuzzFeed News Investigation, Baltimore Officials Tell Police to Turn Up the Heat on Shooters
Baltimore leaders are pressing the Police Department to direct more resources toward solving…
New Jersey and Delaware have laws mandating that investigators use an innovative ballistics system called NIBIN. The other 48 states don’t — and their reticence makes it harder to ID shooters everywhere.
A 69-year-old man arrested in Jacksonville, Florida, on Friday had threatened to “shoot…
Police in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, have arrested a suspect in the fatal ambushes of two…
Kym Worthy says it is "unconscionable" to leave a loaded firearm within reach of a child.
Steve Cook, a former federal prosecutor, fiercely supports controversial policies calling for lengthy prison sentences.
Read the Open Letter Published By An ‘Unshackled’ Former U.S. Attorney on Chicago’s Gun Violence Problem
“My hope and goal is to just speak truth,” wrote Zachary Fardon, who resigned this week as the city’s top prosecutor.
In his final year as U.S. Attorney, the new Justice Department boss dramatically increased firearms prosecutions. The majority of cases targeted non-violent offenders.