Murders, overall, in the US are declining, which is never something to complain about. However, gun violence remains steady. America has suffered from 41 mass shootings since the assault weapons ban expired. 14 of those mass shootings have occurred since the massacre last December in Newtown.
- CMPD chief advocates for more gun control (wcnc.com)
- Charlotte police chief discusses gun violence, gun control (charlotte.news14.com)
- When Shaniqua Doesn’t Live in Newtown: Valuing the Lives of Black and Brown Children (momsrising.org)