The Gun Violence Prevention Report: 06.04.19

Alerts • Knowledge • Solutions • Action • Opinion

KNOWLEDGE

Outbreak in Chicago bucking trend:
"So far in 2019, homicides and shootings have actually fallen for the third consecutive year since a disastrous 2016 saw the worst violence in almost two decades. Through May 26, homicides dropped about 10 percent from a year earlier, while shootings declined 13 percent, department statistics show." - Chicago Tribune

Columbia Journalism Review breaks down news coverage of the Virginia Beach shooting:

The New Yorker focused on one photograph in particular:

SOLUTIONS

Across New York state there are 35-plus community-based organizations restlessly and relentlessly working to stop shootings and killings:

ACTION

The National Public Safety Partnership initiative provides resources to violent areas:

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