Posted in Escambia County Guns

Sheriff and Commissioner call joint press conference

While Pensacola Mayor Grover Robinson is looking to hire a crime prevention specialist, Sheriff David Morgan and County Commissioner Lumon May are holding a press…

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Posted in Guns Pensacola

Presser notes: Mayor discusses Cervantes shootout

Advice to shooters: “This is going to end badly for you, one way of the other.” Pensacola Mayor Grover Robinson said Monday that he was…

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Posted in Guns State & National News

NRA, Local Governments square off on gun law

By Jim Saunders, The News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE — The National Rifle Association and local-government groups are trying to help sway an appeals court…

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Posted in Crime Guns Pensacola

Pensacola Police release gun robbery photos

PENSACOLA–Last Tuesday night, two men wearing ski masks entered Jersey Mike’s, 1620 Airport Blvd.  around 8 p.m. and displayed a handgun. They stole a cash…

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Posted in Crime Guns Pensacola

Mayor Robinson, how is Pensacola gun task force going?

Early Sunday morning, a man was shot in downtown Pensacola at near the intersection of Jefferson and Government streets. Where is gun violence task force?

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Posted in Escambia County Florida Guns

Poll: Panhandle supports background checks

The latest Inweekly/Political Matrix poll found Florida’s First Congressional District strongly supports universal background checks. With 81% support, this issue does not seem to be…

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Posted in Caring Guns

Mothers rally against gun violence

by Jeremy Morrison, Inweekly Speaking out against gun violence and demanding “responsible” gun legislation, a group of about a hundred people gathered at the intersection…

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Posted in Caring Guns

Florida Moms Demand Action host rally on Sunday

Press Release  – On Sunday, Aug. 18, volunteers with Florida chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, will gather at MLK Plaza…

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Posted in Crime Escambia County Guns

Interview: Morgan has focused on gangs and guns since taking office

Escambia County Sheriff David Morgan yesterday told the media that he doesn’t see the need for special regional task force on gun-related crimes, which Mayor…

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