A City Council bill would provide therapists, but sidesteps the accessibility of firearms.
The FBI is currently under no obligation to notify the local law enforcement agencies best suited to quickly investigate prohibited firearm purchases.
The city is investing millions in beautifying the public spaces where shootings are most likely to occur.
Priorities in Congress have given short shrift to community gun violence, activists say.
How many weapons would the government need to buy? How much would it cost? Why is this so hard to figure out?
The Disarm Hate Act adds misdemeanor hate crimes convictions to the list of background check criteria that prohibit firearm sales.
Private funding is attracting new scholars and new ideas, but scientists say federal dollars remain the missing ingredient.
The findings, part of a broader look at national suicide trends, found the gun dealer connection particularly stark in urban counties.
A guide to the policies and players that could prove key in the gun violence debate.
The background check system once stopped some shooters from getting a gun. But in Texas, like 29 other states, private sellers don’t have to vet their customers.
In a city where safety is not equally felt, GoodKids MadCity is creating a space for young people “to feel free,” and refusing to wait for grownups to act.