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Miami Gardens Leaders & Residents Talk About Gun Violence

Seeing police lights, bullet holes and the faces of children lost to gun violence were reasons for community leaders coming together to discuss how to prevent violence in the future.

CBS4–02/27/2014

File picture of a gun.  (Source: Thinkstock)

Florida Lawmakers Look To Pass Far-Flung Gun Bills

What do Pop-Tarts and property insurance have in common?
For anyone who has been paying attention to the Florida Legislature recently, the answer is easy: Guns.

CBS Miami–02/27/2014

January 20. 2014: Families come together to promote ending gun violence.  (Source: CBS4)

Family Of Young Murder Victim Crusades To Stop Gun Violence

Seventeen years ago Jacqueline Washington lost a child to gun violence. Years later, her family continues to work to urge the community to stop using guns to hurt one another.

CBS Miami–01/20/2014

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Hialeah Police Officer & Wife Sentenced For Unlawfully Dealing Firearms

A Hialeah Officer along with his wife who was once a former police were both sentenced Thursday in connection with the sale of hundreds of firearms without a license.

01/09/2014

NEWTOWN, CT - UNSPECIFED DATE:  In this handout crime scene evidence photo provided by the Connecticut State Police, shows a Glock 20, 10mm found near the shooter in Room 10 at Sandy Hook Elementary School following the December 14, 2012 shooting rampage, taken on an unspecified date in Newtown, Connecticut . A report was released November 25, 2013 by Connecticut State Attorney Stephen Sedensky III summarizing the Newtown school shooting that left 20 children and six women dead inside Sandy Hook Elementary School. According to the report, a motive behind the shooting by gunman Adam Lanza is still unknown.  (Photo by Connecticut State Police via Getty Images)

Officials: “Just Don’t Fire” Guns On New Year’s Eve

It happens almost every New Year’s Eve in South Florida–“celebratory” shots are fired into the sky. But actions have consequences, and that bullet can end up turning a celebration into a tragedy.

12/27/2013

One of the guns turned in during a City of Miami gun buyback event. (Source: CBS4)

Gun Buyback Operation Being Held In Miami Saturday

In its continuing effort to reduce gun violence, the City of Miami Police Department is holding a gun buyback operation on Saturday but you won’t walk away empty-handed.

CBS Miami–12/20/2013

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Sandy Hook Massacre “Re-energized” School Security Efforts

One year ago a crazed young man burst into Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown Connecticut, fatally shooting 20 students and six staff members before killing himself as police moved in.

12/13/2013

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Miami Gardens Police Increase Security Details In Wake Of Recent Shootings

Miami Gardens Police will participate in extra security details in response to a rash of recent shootings, Mayor Oliver Gilbert confirmed Wednesday.

11/06/2013

(CBS4) Crowds gather at Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport as folks try to leave South Florida and head north ahead of Hurricane Irene.

Ft. Lauderdale Airport Tops All Florida Airports In Guns Seized

Guns, guns and more guns. For the second year in a row, the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport has intercepted more guns than any other airport in Florida.

10/28/2013

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Poll: Americans Love Their Conspiracy Theories

Conspiracy theories have long been a favorite of authors and movie-makers. But, according to new polling, a large percentage of Americans subscribe to some form of conspiracy theories.

CBS Miami–10/02/2013

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