5 Things You Can Do Now to Stop Gun Violence

Since 1988, the Violence Policy Center has worked to stop gun death and injury through research, education, advocacy, and collaboration. Here are five things you can do right now to help stop gun violence. More>>

More than 10,000 California Latinos Have Died from Suicide Since 1999, VPC Study Reveals

From 1999 to 2016, more than 10,000 Hispanics/Latinos lost their lives to suicide in California. Of these, one third of the deaths involved a firearm, according to Hispanic/Latino Suicide in California, a new study from the VPC released during National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. More>>

VPC Announces Youth Against Gun Violence Scholarship Film Contest

The VPC today announced the launch of the 2019 Youth Against Gun Violence Scholarship Film Contest. The national competition seeks to amplify the voices of teens and young adults facing the reality of gun violence and the growing movement among young people to reduce gun death and injury. More>>