FIREARMS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/FIREARMS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Salt Lake County man indicted for gun sales http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58335944-78/webber-firearms-federal-license.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58335944-78/webber-firearms-federal-license.html.csp">Salt Lake County man indicted for gun sales</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T20:43:54.876-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 08:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A federal grand jury has indicted a Salt Lake County man for selling firearms over the Internet without a license, smuggling arms and filing false tax returns. Adam Michael Webber faces up to 33 years in prison if convicted of the charges that were made public on Monday. According to the indictment, Webber had reached a settlement in 2007 with federal authorities in which he agreed never to deal in firearms. Instead, Webber allegedly started a business called HK Parts through which he sold firea...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58335944@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 20:43:54 MDT Smith & Wesson paying $2M to settle SEC charges http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58233603-79/company-smith-wesson-sec.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58233603-79/company-smith-wesson-sec.html.csp">Smith & Wesson paying $2M to settle SEC charges</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T15:19:30.773-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 03:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Smith & Wesson has agreed to pay $2 million to settle civil charges of bribing government officials in Pakistan, Indonesia and other countries to win military and police business. The Securities and Exchange Commission announced the settlement Monday with the firearms maker, which fired its entire international sales staff after the alleged violations came to light. Smith & Wesson Holding Corp., based in Springfield, Massachusetts, neither admitted nor denied wrongdoing. As the comp...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582336032014-07-28T15:19:30.773-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-28T15:19:30.773-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58233603@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:19:30 MDT Letter: World’s parents need access to firearms http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58206776-82/parents-firearms-hundred-access.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58206776-82/parents-firearms-hundred-access.html.csp">Letter: World’s parents need access to firearms</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T17:13:01.707-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 05:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Two hundred Nigerian girls are kidnapped. Several hundred Central American children are sent hundreds of miles away from home ­— alone. In these areas of the world, the governments have failed, the criminals have taken over and the parents are powerless. Why? Because the citizens have no firearms. Joe Kolloch Salt Lake City</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58206776@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:13:01 MDT Accidental shooting leads to Salt Lake City man’s arrest for drugs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58157012-78/lake-salt-firearms-shooting.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58157012-78/lake-salt-firearms-shooting.html.csp">Accidental shooting leads to Salt Lake City man’s arrest for drugs</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-07T16:31:05.338-06:00">Updated Jul 7, 2014 04:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Police went to investigate an accidental weekend shooting in Salt Lake City’s Capitol Hill area only to find a cache of drugs, cash and multiple firearms. The 911 call reporting the shooting came in at 6:43 p.m. Friday. A 19-year-old man told officers he was cleaning his handgun when it went off. The bullet struck his girlfriend in the leg. Police said evidence at the scene supported that account. However, it was other evidence that ended up putting the man in Salt Lake County Jail. Allegedly in...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58157012@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Jul 2014 16:31:05 MDT Target asks customers to leave firearms at home http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58142191-79/target-firearms-stores-carrying.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58142191-79/target-firearms-stores-carrying.html.csp">Target asks customers to leave firearms at home</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">By ANNE D’INNOCENZIO </span></span> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T12:36:08.484-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 12:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Target is “respectfully” asking its customers to not bring firearms into its stores, even where it is allowed by law. In a statement posted Wednesday on the retailer’s corporate blog, interim CEO John Mulligan said Target wants a “safe and inviting” atmosphere for its shoppers and employees. “This is a complicated issue, but it boils down to a simple belief: Bringing firearms to Target creates an environment that is at odds with the family-friendly shopping and work experience we stri...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581421912014-07-02T12:36:08.484-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-02T12:36:08.484-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58142191@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 12:36:08 MDT