PORTAGE | A Portage man was arrested late Sunday night after he pulled a gun on a man and that man's child during an argument, police said.
Is there one cause or one solution for the gun violence in our country? Shall we blame the gangs, or the lack of hope in our young people who have no jobs, or the silence of community and church leaders who are not promoting strong moral codes, etc.?
PORTAGE | A Portage High School sophomore was arrested Wednesday on a charge of intimidation after he allegedly threatened to bring a gun to school and shoot other students, police said.
LIBERTY TOWNSHIP | A 9-year-old boy told authorities he was knocked off his bicycle Thursday afternoon and then dragged through the grass by a teenager who pointed a gun at him.
GARY | You expect more from your family, Samuel Shaw said Thursday.
HAMMOND | An East Chicago man was placed on six months of probation Wednesday after admitting to carrying a handgun at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore without proper documentation.
CROWN POINT | A second man has been charged in a shooting at the Tiberon Trails apartment complex in Calumet Township.
CALUMET TOWNSHIP | A Merrillville man has been charged with attempted murder after allegedly shooting another man in the thigh.
UNION TOWNSHIP | A man told authorities he shot and killed a neighbor's pit bull dog after the animal attacked and injured his son in his fenced-in yard.
Indiana legislators invite gun manufactures to move to Indiana! The only other offer that would be as great would be to welcome munitions factories to relocate here also.
After reading about the big meeting in Lake County with the Cook County sheriff and others in the Chicago anti-gun crowd I was appalled that the Lake County sheriff would even mention gun shows were a big contributor to gun violence in Chicago.
Police enter a real estate building last May in Valparaiso after a gunman fired shots inside.
Lake County Sheriff John Buncich addresses the media Thursday during a news conference following a gun enforcement summit in Gary. Behind him are U.S. Attorney David Capp, left, Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson and Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart.
Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart, left, talks Thursday with Portage Police Chief Troy Williams following a gun enforcement summit in Gary.
U.S. Attorney David Capp talks with Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson following a gun enforcement summit Thursday in Gary.
Corky Wetzel, of Schererville, looks at guns Friday morning at Blythe's Sporting Goods in Griffith. The possibility of new gun control action has spurred sales of the firearms across the country, and Northwest Indiana is no different, according to local gun dealers.
New handguns get priced and displayed Friday at Blythe's Sporting Goods in Griffith.
Customers at Blythe's Sporting Goods look over some of the hardware Friday at the Griffith store.
This is in answer to the letter published on Dec 21. I am a combat veteran. I served my country honorably for 14 months in Korea. And yes, I was issued a gun and was taught how to use it. That gun is the reason I am able to write this letter today. My gun served me well on many occasions.
Carolyn Biesen, left, and another hostage, run May 25 from the Prudential Executive Group building in Valparaiso as police protect them during a standoff with a gunman who later took his own life.
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