The latest as hundreds of thousands of people take to the streets today in Washington, D.C., and across the country, to demand action on gun violence.
News and notes on guns in America
A guide to the data and research that provides a complete picture of gun violence in the United States — and ways to reduce it.
Nearly 50 times since 2015, American gun owners have fired at friends, family members, and emergency responders they mistook for intruders. This is the story of one self-defense shooting gone horribly wrong.
Florida Republicans have allowed the relentless pro-gun operator to become a de facto member of government.
from the Gun Violence Archive
Experts say the shortage leaves NICS vulnerable to mistakes and workers at risk of burnout.
Nearly 20 U.S. children are shot every day.
The Florida Loophole That Lets Thousands of People Banned From Guns Get Away With Lying on Background Checks
A bill to give the state a tool to crack down on "lie-and-try" gun buyers awaits action from lawmakers.
Thousands of pages of correspondence reveal a lobbyist who not only shapes bills, but creates them.
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To Reduce Shootings, Hospitals Vow to Treat the Wounds Doctors Can’t Fix
How Ohio is using an influx of federal assistance for crime victims to help gunshot patients avoid getting hurt again.
The Debate Over Crime Rates is Ignoring the Metric That Matters Most: ‘Murder Inequality’
Focusing on the neighborhood level is the best way to understand violence in America. Here are six charts that prove it.
How Handguns Became the Good Guy’s Gun of Choice
As violent crime rates drop, fear, savvy marketing, and NRA-backed laws have given pistols an extreme makeover.