New Data Shows One in Four Law Enforcement Officers Slain in the Line of Duty in 2016 Felled by an Assault Weapon

One in four law enforcement officers slain in the line of duty in 2016 were killed by an assault weapon, according to new research by the VPC. More>>

Violence Policy Center Backgrounder: Arm Teachers? The Facts Argue Against It More>>

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>>

Nearly 54,000 Hispanics Killed With Guns in U.S. Since 1999, Two Thirds of Deaths are Homicides, Study Finds

Nearly 54,000 Hispanics were killed with guns in the United States from 1999 through 2015, with an average of more than 3,100 gun deaths per year, according to a new study by the VPC. More>>