Missouri Ranks #1 in Nation for Black Homicide Victimization

Missouri has the highest black homicide victimization rate in the nation with a rate of 46.24 per 100,000, which is nearly two and half times the national black homicide victimization rate and 10 times the overall homicide rate nationwide, according to a new analysis by the VPC. More>>

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More Than 1,200 Non-Self Defense Deaths Involving Concealed Carry Killers Since 2007, Latest VPC Research Shows

Concealed handgun permit holders are responsible for 1,239 deaths not involving self defense since 2007, VPC research shows. More>>

5 Things You Can Do Now to Stop Gun Violence

In the wake of tragedy, remember that we can end gun violence. Here are some ways to get involved right now. More>>