Jeffrey Pegues is a CBS News correspondent and author based in Washington, D.C., where he reports for all CBS News platforms. His book, Black and Blue: Inside the Divide between the Police and Black America, explores the longstanding rift between local law enforcement and people of color. Black and Blue was released on May 9, 2017 by Prometheus Books.
In the U.S., the number of white supremacist groups has grown in recent years. But two law enforcement veterans told CBS News federal authorities have struggled to keep up with the rising threat. Jeff.. CBS News - Published
The New Zealand Mosque Shootings have shed new light on the rising problem of white extremism. Jeff Pegues joins CBSN to discuss what might be causing the uptick and what the U.S. can be doing to.. CBS News - Published
A deadly shooting on two places of worship in New Zealand was allegedly carried out by a gunman targeting Muslims. The U.S. has seen a rise in violence by white supremacists. Jeff Pegues reports. CBS News - Published
The firearms industry was dealt a potential legal setback. Connecticut's top court ruled Remington can be sued over how it marketed the Bushmaster rifle used in the Sandy Hook school shooting. Jeff.. CBS News - Published
The theft of thousands of gun parts and some guns from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is now the subject of a nationwide investigation. ATF officials still do not know the full.. CBS News - Published