Louisville’s $1.2 million ShotSpotter system counted 465 gunshots on NYE. No Arrests Made.

File this story under "(No) Return on investment" - LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - It was a busy New Year's Eve for Louisville Metro Police. According to LMPD's Public Information Officer Lamont Washington, ShotSpotter, Louisville's new technology that allows police to detect the sound of gunfire, was activated a total of 465 times between 11 p.m. New …

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Gun Control is Doomed to Failure: The “Aluminum Can” AR-15 build.

Spotted on The Firearm Blog, a hobbyist machinist fabricated his own AR-15 lower receiver.  Big deal, some people will scoff, "80% lower builds are nothing new." Well, this actually is a big deal, because this guy took around 250 aluminum cans, melted them down in a backyard forge, poured them into ingots, and then created …

NOWTTYG: MSNBC Urges Dem Senators to Seize ‘Opportunity’ of Terror Attack to Push Anti-Gun Agenda

Newsbusters posted this a few days back, with a clip from MSNBC's Morning Joe show. Here's the transcript: JOE SCARBOROUGH: …background checks, still 97% of Americans support background checks. 60% of American support some sort of ban on so called assault weapons. In that stricter gun law, 61% support. That assault weapon number is higher than usual. So now does seem like again …

Social Engineering Opportunity: Gun Buyback in Miami = opportunity for buyers

Oh look, another gun buyback... A South Florida boxing gym is taking a stand against gun violence in hopes of making our neighborhoods safer. A gun buyback event is being held in Miami this weekend. "We need you guys to turn in your guns. We need the community from all over Miami-Dade County to show …

Dontray Mills & Jalita Johnson – perfect examples of why the President is wrong on background checks.

I'm still pretty incensed from Tuesday's press conference, where President Obama mentioned background checks 22 times: The problem is some gun sellers have been operating under a different set of rules.  A violent felon can buy the exact same weapon over the Internet with no background check, no questions asked.  A recent study found that about …

What can be done to stop mass shootings & gun crime? I’m ever so glad you asked.

With another mass shooting making headlines, the antigun extremists are out in force, from the President stating he would like Australian style gun control (and the firearms bans & confiscations that go with it), columnists not even bothering to hide that they want confiscation, to the slacktivists sharing facebook memes. Here's the thing, though.  When they are …

California: Machinegun used to shoot up neighborhood in Rancho Cordova

Sacramento County sheriff's deputies shot one person and detained two others after a machine gun-wielding man terrorized a Rancho Cordova neighborhood Thursday afternoon. "The initial call states that a guy was outside just shooting a machine gun off," said Sgt. Jason Ramos of the Sacramento County Sheriff's Department. "Not at any particular person, but just …