The Gun Violence Prevention Report: 06.15.19

Alerts • Knowledge • Solutions • Action • Opinion

New evidence and new ideas and a big conference in New York next week:

KNOWLEDGE

Just nine states and the District of Columbia use some form of purchaser licensing to regulate gun purchases:

Some of New York’s leading criminal justice experts will speak at next week’s conference:

Murders and shootings in Trenton have actually decreased in recent years, but:

Stockton’s murder rate quickly shot back up in 2019:

ACTION

By engaging patients in the hospital, during their recovery and in the community following a firearm incident, putting much needed attention on mental health and counseling needs of gun violence victims:

Complete with a living room set, TV, couches, board games, video games, snacks, laughter, dancing -- and safety:

To to reduce firearm-related deaths or injuries:

OPINION

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) haven’t received any substantial Congressional funding to study gun violence for more than two decades:

Calling for jobs, livable wages, vocational schools, access to mental health care, affordable housing and resources that are going to economically help the urban community sustain itself:

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