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  1. Planned Parenthood fire determined to be arsonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... a couple of hours looking at the damage, he requested help from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) to help with the investigation. Three agents were dispatched to Pullman from Spokane. Fire officials said there was ...


  2. Ex-Savannah-Chatham cop McCormick remains free on $25,000 bond in federal overtime theft caseRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | SavannahNow

    ... was fired by Police Chief Joseph Lumpkin in May amid accusations he stole cash and other items while assigned to the ATF task force. An 11-month internal investigation showed he stole at least $2,000 in cash, several televisions and computers from ...


  3. Woman threatens her kids' foster parents; buys rifleRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... local law enforcement, Ransom has also within the last month made threats to harm the foster parents of her children," ATF Special Agent Ben Cohen said in a court affidavit. Jody Herring, 40, of South Barre, Vt., has pleaded not guilty to a ...


  4. GW patrol officer finds nearly 8,000 rounds of military grade ammunitionRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Countywide

    Senior officer Rey Medrano has been responsible for more than one big bust. The latest haul weighed too much to be put on any of the tables at the PD, so the rounds were stored on the floor in the chief's office until ATF officials could retrieve them.


  5. Gun Control Is Not the Magic Bullet to Solve Gun Violence Part 1Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... a ready secondary and black market for them. Part of the answer might be to prohibit the secondary sale and institute a ATF buy back at a fair price. The object is not to make it illegal to own these guns or magazines but to prohibit their sale and ...


  6. NCIS Information & Advices for FFL's Regarding Private Firearm SalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | AmmoLand

    ... firearms between unlicensed individuals. On January 16, 2013, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) issued an open letter to all FFLs regarding the transfer of firearms between unlicensed individuals. The letter provides ...


  7. South Carolina Woman Sentenced for Role in South Jersey Gun Trafficking SchemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday |

    ... s made in court. Schippnick assisted in the sale of at least five firearms, including handguns and a shotgun, also to an ATF cooperating witness.


  8. 307,000 veterans may have died awaiting Veterans Affairs health care, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CNN

    ... In 2012, the agency celebrated its 150th anniversary. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, or ATF, is a law enforcement agency under the Department of Justice. ATF tries to prevent the illegal use and trafficking of firearms, ...


  9. Carolina guns used in crimes in the NortheastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... in through a window and were able to break this pane and two over there." In fact, the Special Agent In Charge for the ATF here in Charlotte, the federal agency that investigates all gun crimes, says there's a good chance those guns are miles away-- ...


  10. ATF Deploys National Response Team To Hazard, Ky. Fire InvestigationRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 2 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... of this devastating fire, Given the large scale, complexity and danger of working with such scenes, we have deployed the ATF National Response Team to help reconstruct the scene, identify the origin of the fire and determin its cause," says Special ...


  11. A smartphone cigarette lighter? 10 of the strangest crowdfunding campaignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | Bangor Daily News

    ... system more quickly. So far they have raised $2,100. Good luck seeing a return on that investment after the FDA and the ATF are through with them. Million-dollar homepage - One enterprising young man dealt with college expenses by selling ad space ...


  12. Online Gun Sales: E-Commerce Terms that Work, and Keep the Seller SafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | JD Supra

    ... meets specific federal, state, and local requirements for taking delivery of firearms, in particular completing the ATF Form 4473 and passing a NICS check. Most online sellers of firearms follow a simple model where the sale is made on the seller's ...


  13. Lerman: The way to catch Illinois cop killersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | CNN

    ... three dangerous killers on the loose. Two, catching them is up to you. Hundreds of police officers, deputies, troopers, ATF agents, FBI agents, Secret Service agents and volunteers were desperately combing the woods and roads and stores and villages ...


  14. Nassau man arrested for owning several illegal weaponsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | WTEN-TV Albany

    ... a bludgeon. Officers also secured several firearms from the residence belonging to Saddlemire to be turned over to the ATF for federal prosecution in violation of an order of protection. He was arraigned in the Village of Nassau Court and remanded ...


  15. Firearms Retailers Overwhelmingly Obey the Law; 'Bad Apple' Charges Just Plain RottenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | AmmoLand

    ... gun dealer," Chris Kitaeff, calls on the Brady email list to join him in calling on the Justice Department and ATF to "do everything in their power to compel 'bad apple' gun dealers to adhere to Brady's Code of Conduct or shut down." Forget for a ...


  16. Manhunt for suspects continues in northern Illinois after police officer shot and killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | The Washington Post

    ... FBI and Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives both said they were participating in the search, with the ATF deploying agents as well as dogs to help in the efforts. The Federal Aviation Administration said it shut down the airspace ...


  17. One man shot, killed by deputies in Artesia incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Carlsbad Current-Argus

    ... from the U.S. Attorney's Office at the Department of Justice said a Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) Special Agent was shot and injured but his injuries are non-lethal. Commander James McCormick with the Pecos Valley Drug ...


  18. Sig Sauer Being Sued After Their Handgun Allegedly Used In MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 |

    ... has spoken with the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) or Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) regarding operation Fast and Furious; an operation in which guns were covertly supplied to Mexican cartel members. ...


  19. Off-duty Texas police officer found dead in his home, investigators say death 'suspicious'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Fox News

    ... news conference Tuesday, Abliene Police Chief Stan Standridge described Allen's death as "suspicious" and said the FBI, ATF, and the Texas Rangers were among the agencies investigating the case. Standridge did not specify exactly how Allen died, but ...


  20. Suspected arms dealer fatally shot by authorities in ArtesiaRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives says the shooting occurred around 6:30 a.m. Tuesday. The ATF, Eddy County Sheriff's Office, Pecos Valley Drug Task Force, Carlsbad police and other agencies were executing an arrest ...