Proposed ATF Rule Aims to Reduce Illegal Gun Trafficking


Maryland Attorney General Anthony G. Brown joined a multistate coalition of 21 Attorneys General including Delaware supporting a proposed Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) Rule that would reduce illegal gun trafficking by ensuring that more gun sales are subject to background checks. Following the passage of the Bipartisan Safer Communities Act, the…

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UPDATE: Commercial Building Fire in Laurel Under Investigation


Fire investigators are still trying to determine the cause and origin of a massive fire that occurred in downtown Laurel overnight. Shortly before 1 a.m., The Laurel Fire Department received a report of the blaze on East Market Street. Firefighters arrived and found heavy smoke and fire coming from the commercial structure, which ended up…

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ATF & DSP Investigating Burglary at Milton Gun Shop

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A burglary at Hopkins Gun Shop in Milton is under investigation by the Delaware State Police and the ATF.  Police say a person wearing a mask forced entry into the business around 7am on Thursday and took multiple firearms – including handguns and rifles and left undetected.  The ATF is offering a reward for information…

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