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Va. has most registered machine guns in US

Virginia leads the nation in the number of legally owned machine guns that are fully automatic, according to federal figures.

Monday - 10/22/2012, 12:00pm EDT

Tags: Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, machine guns, Dana Schrad, Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police, The Roanoke Times

Cops push Senate hopefuls for background checks

Virginia police chiefs and their counterparts across the nation asked the two candidates in the state's marquee Senate showdown to detail their positions on tougher federal laws on gun buyer background checks.

Tuesday - 06/26/2012, 05:31pm EDT

Tags: Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police, guns