Gun Safety

Dorphise Jean and her son Darnel Mundy.  (Source: Dorphise Jean/Facebook)

Police: Condition Of 3-Year-Old Who Shot Himself Improving

Police say the toddler, who shot himself with his parents’ gun, is recovering and his condition seems to be improving.


Broward Sheriff's Office held a long-planned gun safety seminar in Cooper City on August 4th to address gun safety for 11 to 14-year-olds. (Source: CBS4)

Gun Safety Seminar Held As Children Accidentally Shot In S.Fla.

A 14-year-old accidentally shot and killed in a Cooper City garage. A 12-year-old accidentally shot by her father in Davie as he tried to teach her about gun safety. A 3-year-old accidentally shot himself in Miami while climbing to find his iPad.


(Source: CBS4)

BSO Hosting Gun Safety Course In Wake Of Accidental Shootings

The Broward Sheriff’s Office is hosting a free gun safety course for children Tuesday night.


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Police: Father Shoots Daughter During Gun Safety Lesson

A father accidentally shot his daughter while teaching her about gun safety Sunday night, police said.


Cooper City Shooting (Source: CBS4)

Report: Teens Passed Gun Around Before Deadly Accidental Shooting

A South Florida teenager charged with manslaughter in the accidental shooting death of his friend during what’s being called deadly gun play, made his first appearance in juvenile court Friday afternoon.


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Man Charged With Manslaughter In Shooting Of 19-Year-Old

Hialeah police have made an arrest in the murder of a 19-year-old man.



TSA Seized 18-Tons Of Prohibited Items At Lauderdale’s Airport

As the year wraps up and traveling is in full swing, airport officials want to remind travelers what to, and not to pack inside carry-ons.


(Source: CBS4)

Local Leaders Aim To Prevent Tragedy With Free Gun Lock Distribution

An accidental shooting from an unlocked gun is a tragedy—one that local leaders are hoping to prevent with a free gun lock distribution Thursday.


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Shooting Victim’s Father Pleads For Gun Control In Florida

Richard Martinez, whose 20-year-old son was killed in a shooting rampage near the University of California, Santa Barbara in late May, acknowledges that calling for tougher gun-control laws in Florida isn’t easy.


(Source: AP)

Possible NRA Smartphone App Under Fire

The National Rifle Association targeted violent video games in an infamous news conference held after the Newtown school shooting. But the NRA is in the crosshairs of controversy over a new app it is reported to have released.

CBS Miami–01/15/2013