One data source counted more than 45,000 incidents involving a gun over a five year period.
We can’t understand gun violence without the full picture.
Trump demanded reports on immigrants and crime. Existing research shows that they are not nearly the threat the president has made them out to be.
A Young Scientist Compared Gun Deaths to Other Leading Causes, and Found a Billion Dollar Research Deficit
How David Stark put a number to the knowledge gap surrounding fatal shootings.
Plus eight other charts from the University of Chicago Crime Lab that help explain the city's soaring homicide numbers.
Research updating a 23-year-old estimate indicates loophole may be shrinking, though many online sales remain unregulated
The facts and figures that informed our reporting this year.
Experts say understanding the connection could help break the cycle of violence.
Police are recovering greater numbers of high-caliber firearms from crime scenes — a trend experts say could be driving up lethality rates.
As more states weigh relaxing gun restrictions on college campuses, one study refutes assertions that policies banning firearms invite mass shootings — and concludes that armed civilians are unlikely to stop attacks.