Your Support Helps End Gun Violence

Since 1988, the VPC has worked to stop gun violence through public health research, investigation, analysis, advocacy, and collaboration. As we prepare for 2022, please consider making a year-end tax-deductible contribution to aid our work. Thank you for your support! More>>

Gun Industry Targets Asian Americans as First-Time Gun Owners and Future Pro-Gun Advocates, New Violence Policy Center Study Reveals

Exploiting the increase in hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic, the gun industry is targeting the Asian American community as potential new gun buyers and future pro-gun advocates, according to a new study from the VPC. More>>

5 Things You Can Do Now to Stop Gun Violence

Gun violence is a public health epidemic. In 2019, nearly 40,000 Americans died from gun violence in suicides, homicides, and unintentional shootings. Here are five things you can do now to stop gun violence. More>>