Bexar County and the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office will each contribute $25,000 to purchase gun locks to distribute for free and fund a gun safety campaign.
Members of the Texas House Democratic Caucus are calling on Gov. Greg Abbott to call a special session addressing gun violence.
Council members want SAPD to take in guns for cash or gift cards, but Chief McManus said such programs are “ineffective.”
A second town hall will focus on public readiness, de-escalation and prevention strategies, followed by a third on reducing the risks of gun violence.
The former U.S. housing secretary and San Antonio mayor proposed a raft of ideas to fight the rise of domestic terrorism and reduce firearm violence.
Updated: Clarification follows Twitter posts Monday in which the archbishop pleaded with the president to “Please stop racism. Please stop hatred.”
Cody Wilson’s group Defense Distributed is known for attempting to upload the digital blueprints for 3D-printed guns.
Students have been referred to law enforcement in dramatically higher numbers after the school shootings in Parkland and Santa Fe.
Republican Gov. Greg Abbott hosted his first of three roundtable discussions on gun violence at the Capitol Tuesday.
At campus events, students gathered Friday to protest gun violence in the wake of the most recent mass school shooting in Parkland, Florida.