Legislation Introduced to Prohibit Online Distribution of 3D Firearm Instructions and Blueprints

Legislation has been introduced by Senators Edward Markey (D-MA) and Robert Menendez (D-NJ), and Congressman Ted Deutch (D-FL) to prohibit the online distribution of blueprints and instructions for the 3D printing of firearms. More>>

Firearm Silencers Threaten Public Safety, Violence Policy Center Study Shows

2017 VPC study warned that silencer “benefits” cited by the gun industry "could help enable mass shooters and other murderers to kill a greater number of victims more efficiently." More>>

Missouri Ranked #1 for Black Homicide Victimization

For the third year in a row, Missouri has the highest black homicide victimization rate in the nation with a rate of 46.24 per 100,000—more than twice the national black homicide victimization rate and nine times the overall homicide rate nationwide—according to a new analysis by the VPC. More>>