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A surge in the number of Americans with permits to carry concealed weapons coincides with a significant drop in violent crime in the U.S. . (credit: Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)

Va. Sheriff’s Deputy in Hot Water for Leaving Gun in Macy’s Dressing Room

A Norfolk sheriff’s deputy has been disciplined for leaving his loaded handgun in a Macy’s dressing room. The Norfolk Sheriff’s Office says it considers the situation as serious and unacceptable.