"The youngest brother I guess ended up getting it off the safety and shot my child in his head," Keyamber Matlock, the mother of the victim, said.
The plan will see the Justice Department issue a proposed rule to help stop the proliferation of so-called "ghost guns."
Police are describing the man who brandished the gun as a "potential victim."
Last year marked a 25-year high in homicides for Fresno, California.
Clarksville Police Department said a two-year-old boy was fatally shot after another child picked up an unsecured handgun.
The man who was charged with a felony for identity theft in Tennessee potentially had a history of mental health issues.
The child sustained a gunshot wound on Tuesday at a property in Castleford, a city in Twin Falls County, Idaho.
Police were alerted to the man waving a gun when they responded to a report of a group of people not wearing masks.
Police are investigating an incident showing a Cal State University San Bernardino law enforcement officer brandishing his gun at a fellow officer.
Police have launched an investigation after a man in a Donald Trump cap brandished a handgun at pro-Biden protesters in Woodinville, Washington state.
"Frightening a few people is not so bad if you can please a multitude of people," said the pair in a statement.
While it is unclear if the student was filming the incident for social media, fake kidnappings during Zoom classes have become a TikTok trend.
Ashton Lipscomb, 9, was found by police motionless and bleeding from a head wound.
Johnny Swinney was wearing the U.S. Census Bureau badge when a gun was allegedly pointed at him as he worked in Bunnel.
The elementary student had just got off a school bus when a white pickup truck pulled up and the weapon was aimed at the child who raised their arms.
The individual involved has been charged with aggravated assault and reckless conduct as video footage shows the incident play out in Downtown Savannah.
The 21-year-old saw the man punching his father in the car park of a Houston restaurant and pulled out a gun.
The Louisville Metro Police Department and the protesters' attorney offered different narratives on whether the protester was defending herself or endangering those around her.
Police were able to locate a Honda Odyssey that they believe was the vehicle used by the shooters.
No officers were injured, according to a spokesman for the city's police, but it's unclear if any civilians were shot.
Police Officer Joseph Mensah, responsible for three deadly shootings in the line of duty, was targeted by a crowd who allegedly punched him and fired a shotgun at his house.
The allegations about the already under fire Vallejo Police Department have been denied by officers and officials.
Pennsylvania man killed sleeping elementary teacher in her bed during botched drug deal retaliation, police say
Pastor John Koletas said the giveaway was meant to honor gun owners who have "been so viciously attacked by anti-Christian socialist policies."
The Springfield Police Department told people to avoid the area and closed it off to pedestrians and vehicles.
The officer is in "serious but stable" condition and law enforcement is searching for the suspect.
The 12-year-old victim was found with a gunshot wound to his chest by Griffin Police Department officers who responded to 608 Hammock Street in the city at about 7:40 p.m. on Saturday.
The guest has been arrested for carrying a concealed firearm in his backpack while trying to enter Disney's Animal Kingdom theme park.
At least one other person was killed and others were injured during the shooting, according to the Navy.