Tess Owen

Police Shooting

A Cop Was Just Charged With Murder Less Than 24 Hours After He Shot and Killed a Black Man Handcuffed in a Police Cruiser

"This is a crime."
Tess Owen
16 hours ago
Police Shooting

Police Shot and Killed a Man Who Was Handcuffed and Buckled Into a Cop Car

Maryland police pulled him over and said they smelled PCP inside his car.
Tess Owen
a day ago
White Nationalism

The Racist ICE Detention Center Captain Was Just Fired. We Found 132 More Posts by Him on a Neo-Nazi Site.

“Anyone complicit in the destruction of my culture, religion, way of life, and nation is counted amongst my enemies,” Travis Frey wrote on Iron March in 2013.
Tess Owen
5 days ago
guns

22,000 Protesters Couldn't Stop the Virginia Senate From Passing a Gun Law They Hated

The state has become a flashpoint in the gun debate: 91 out of 95 counties have declared themselves “sanctuaries” from gun laws.
Tess Owen
1.22.20
The Base

'I Need to Claim My First Victim': Alleged Neo-Nazis' Violent Plans for Virginia Rally Revealed

“We could essentially be like literally hunting people,” said one alleged member of The Base, according to court documents released Tuesday.
Tess Owen
1.21.20
guns

Thousands of Gun Rights Activists Are Taking a Victory Lap for Peaceful Rally in Virginia

“It was all lies. There was no violence,” said Christian Goolsby, 46, who was carrying a rifle.
Tess Owen
1.20.20
guns

‘This Is a Show of Force’: Gun Rights Advocates and Far-Right Extremists Descend on Richmond

“Everyone’s looking back at Charlottesville with trepidation about today’s event.”
Tess Owen
1.20.20
guns

Virginia Braces for Pro-Gun Rally Amid Threats and Arrests

Seven alleged members of a violent neo-Nazi group were arrested, some with large amounts of ammo and weapons.
Tess Owen
1.19.20
guns

Gun Groups Are Fighting to Carry Weapons at Virginia's Big Rally

The governor said there's “credible intelligence” that “armed militia groups plan to storm the Capitol” during Monday's pro-gun rally.
Paul Blest
Tess Owen
1.17.20
gun control

Why This Antifa Group Is Siding With Thousands of Pro-Gun Conservatives In Virginia

A huge rally against gun control is shaping up to be a bizarre meeting of the minds.
Tess Owen
1.16.20
guns

Virginia Declares State of Emergency After Armed Militias Threaten to Storm the Capitol

The governor said law enforcement had intercepted “extremist rhetoric” similar to the lead-up to Charlottesville days before pro-gun activists are holding a rally.
Tess Owen
1.15.20
guns

This Conspiracy Theory Is Firing Up Pro-Gun Activists Right Before Their Huge Rally

Conspiracy theorists are claiming the United Nations is about to send troops to Virginia. That's obviously not true — but it's gained steam online.
Tess Owen
1.14.20
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