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Charges filed after killing of UA professor

Former UA student Murad Dervish has been charged with first degree murder and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

Tucson receives $2 million grant to reduce gun violence

Funding comes from a $100 million investment from the U.S. Department of Justice to help communities across the country combat gun violence.

University of Arizona Police arrest armed man on campus

22-year-old suspect evaded officers for less than an hour.

Southern Arizona schools upgrade security and active-shooter training as schools prepare to open

School shootings around the country have made this a summer of preparation for school districts

“Gabby Giffords: Won’t Back Down” is a journey of healing from gun violence.

Also on Arizona Spotlight: The mission of Homicide Survivors Inc.; and exploring meaning & purpose at the 39th International Dream Convention.

Arizona Senate Democrats force vote on gun background checks

Tuesday's procedural move came a week after a man armed with two AR-15-type rifles killed 19 children and two teachers at an elementary school in Uvalde, Texas.

Pima County to offer gun locks

Free locks to be distributed at libraries and clinics.

Republicans on state Senate panel OK guns on college campuses

Colleges and universities opposed the bill.

U.S. court will hear Mexican lawsuit against gun manufacturers

The Mexican government claims the practices of several U.S. gunmakers have allowed the illegal flow of weapons to drug cartels.

Mexico sues U.S. gun manufacturers for negligence, fueling violence

Mexican government has blamed gun makers, lax U.S. gun regulations for country’s soaring violence

Tucson homicide rate soars

The increase is part of a national trend.

TPD officer cleared in fatal shooting

Investigators found no wrongdoing in July 18th shooting.

Tucson Police resume active killer trainings after pandemic pause

Plus, Arizona Daily Star reporter Caitlin Schmidt discusses the events that led up to a mass shooting on July 18.

TPD still looking for answers in Sunday shooting

The suspect was prohibited from owning a gun.

Looking ahead 10 years after deadly Jan. 8 shooting

Survivors and advocates discuss progress on reducing gun violence and what still needs to be done.

Gun sales rose to record levels in March, as COVID-19 fears climbed

Arizona saw more than 80,000 firearm background checks in March, more than doubling February's numbers.

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