PA Bill Number: HB1764
Title: In inchoate crimes, providing for the offense of possession of firearm or other dangerous weapon in public recreation area.
Description: In inchoate crimes, providing for the offense of possession of firearm or other dangerous weapon in public recreation area. ...
Last Action Date: Aug 20, 2019
North Carolina Self-Defense: Deputies: Unsatisfied customer fired shots at Lincoln Co. auto repair shop owner :: 06/15/2019
LINCOLN COUNTY, N.C. - Detectives said they have spoken with the district attorney's office about increasing charges for a man accused of opening fire at an auto repair shop owner in Lincoln County on Thursday.
Louisiana Self-Defense: Gunman robs convenience store, owner fires back, suspect critical :: 06/14/2019
LAPLACE, La. — One of the owners of a convenience store shot a robber who had pulled out a gun and grabbed some cash Thursday morning, according to the St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff’s Office.
Florida Self-Defense: Intruder killed in home invasion had court order against him :: 06/13/2019
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A woman shot and killed a man who broke into her Ortega Farms home on the Westside, the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said.
Virginia Self-Defense: Adult, juvenile charged in shootout at Virginia gas pump :: 06/12/2019
MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Virginia police are accusing a man of attempting an armed robbery at a convenience store gas pump, a move that sparked a shootout that put the alleged stickup man in a hospital and his underage sidekick in detention.
Georgia Self-Defense: Police: Homeowner will not be charged in intruder's death :: 06/10/2019
CLAYTON COUNTY, Ga. (FOX 5 Atlanta) - A homeowner shoots and kills a home invader in Clayton County Friday morning.
New York Self-Defense: Police frustrated after alleged teen crime spree in Niagara Falls :: 06/09/2019
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (WIVB) - A Niagara Falls police captain has strong thoughts on New York's "Raise the Age” law. The relatively new law prevents 16-year-olds from being charged as adults, and starting in fall 2019, that will apply to 17-year-olds, too.
Texas Self-Defense: Girlfriend allegedly shoots, kills boyfriend during domestic disturbance :: 06/08/2019
SAN ANTONIO — Police say a man is dead after being shot in the chest on the North Side.
California Self-Defense: Armed California Mother Defeats Hammer-Wielding Intruder - Stalker :: 06/07/2019
Beyond the rights guaranteed by the Second Amendment, there are lots of reasons to own a gun. These reasons include fun, sport and, of course, self defense, which is what a California mother recently used her’s for, after she called police for help.
Ohio Self-Defense: Police: Mother of 5 with license to carry shoots ex-boyfriend as he breaks into her house :: 06/06/2019
CINCINNATI - Police are investigating after a woman allegedly shot her ex-boyfriend who was trying to break into her house through a window Thursday in Cincinnati.
Florida Self-Defense: Sheriff: Armed carjacker dead after being confronted by gun owner in parking lot near Publix :: 06/05/2019
SUN CITY CENTER, Fla. — The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office is investigating multiple attempted carjackings this morning that ended in a suspect being shot and killed.
Florida Self-Defense: Hudson mom holds intruder at gunpoint waiting for deputies to arrive :: 06/04/2019
HUDSON, Fla. (WFLA) - A Tampa Bay area mother says she experienced 26 minutes of terror recently. During half of that nightmare, Lauren Richards was forced to hold an alleged intruder at gunpoint.
Illinois Self-Defense: Concealed carry holder shoots gunman in head in Chicago, police say :: 06/02/2019
A concealed carry holder shot and critically wounded someone who approached him with a gun Monday in Little Village on the Southwest Side.
Florida Self-Defense: Sheriff: Wife kills husband in self-defense :: 06/01/2019
TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) - POLK COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) - A Winter Haven man is dead after being shot and killed Friday morning by his wife with his own gun.
Nevada Self-Defense: Police: East valley intruder killed in self defense :: 06/01/2019
LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -- Las Vegas Metropolitan police said an intruder was killed in self defense after breaking into an east valley home Friday afternoon.
Wisconsin Self-Defense: 'I was scared': Concealed carry permit owner shot man in self-defense :: 06/01/2019
MILWAUKEE - Police have charged a man who was shot Wednesday outside Milwaukee Police Headquarters.
Louisiana Self-Defense: NOPD: Burglar shot by his own gun after struggle with victim on Jackson Avenue :: 05/31/2019
NEW ORLEANS — When police responded to a call in the 2300 block of Jackson Avenue early this morning, they found a man who had been shot.
Georgia Self-Defense: 1 man dead, another injured following dispute over trespassing :: 05/28/2019
CONCORD, Ga. (CBS46) A dispute over trespassing has left one man dead and another injured.
Texas Self-Defense: Intrusion Suspect Bloodied and Deceased After Woman Opens Fire :: 05/27/2019
Deputies in Hays County, Texas, found a home intrusion suspect bloodied near where a woman reported opening fire on an individual allegedly breaking into her home.
Missouri Self-Defense: Shooting near Diamond deemed justified :: 05/25/2019
NEOSHO, Mo. — The Newton County prosecutor has charged a Carthage man who was shot during an altercation Saturday at a residence near Diamond with two counts of vehicular assault.
Oregon Self-Defense: Hatchet-wielding thief backs down when store clerk pulls out gun - but firearm costs employee his job :: 05/25/2019
Oregon authorities are seeking a would-be thief who was armed with a hatchet when he tried to rob a convenience store, only to flee when the clerk drew a gun and called 911.
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