Investigators say Omar Mateen mentioned the Boston Marathon bombers in a 911 call during the mass shooting at an Orlando nightclub.
The massacre at an Orlando nightclub left 49 people dead. 22News found out some of the victims have ties to western Massachusetts.
According to the FBI, nearly 12 million firearm background checks have been conducted so far this year.
The LGBT community has dealt with violence over the years, but this massacre, is the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history.
Westfield Police pulled over a vehicle on East Main Street traveling 5MPH with the wrong license plate.
22News found out how you can prepare yourself wherever you are, should shooting start.
Most of us have encrypted cell phones, but this has been making it harder for the government to track potential terrorists.
Mark Hambley says attackers may not even talk to ISIS, but the group will claim responsibility anyway if the terrorist pledges allegiance.
Police say the man responsible for the Orlando massacre was a Muslim. 22News spoke with western Mass. Muslim leaders about the attack.
Mass shootings have been on the increase in recent years, and people are worrying more about their safety when they go out.
More than 270 golfers came out to play, raise money, and honor his memory.