Thieves are hitting more licensed firearms dealers — and making off with a great number of weapons.
At least 15,549 people were killed by guns in 2017, excluding most suicides, according to GVA data – a three percent increase over the previous year.
Gun-rights advocates have submitted thousands of comments to the Federal Register slamming the ATF’s application to classify bump stocks as machine guns.
Washington Has Reported 150 Denied Gun Buyers to Law Enforcement Since Adoption of “Lie and Try” Law
Since the law took effect in July, 152 people who failed a gun background check were referred to local police for criminal investigation.
Firearms left in cars often make for an easy heist. In 2015, Atlanta tallied about 1,200 reports of stolen guns. About 70 percent were swiped from cars.
The federal law banning gun sales to people convicted of misdemeanor domestic violence doesn't violate the Second Amendment, an appellate court panel ruled.
A person killed by a firearm in August 2016 was shot 4.25 times on average, nearly double the average of 2.5 in August 1992, the Chicago Sun-Times found.
Just 24 hours into the new year, the country’s gun violence crisis claimed at least 54 lives.