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Reducing Gun Violence: What Works, and What Can Be Done Now

Mar 1, 2019

This report is organized around four categories of gun violence: suicides, everyday shootings, domestic violence involving firearms, and mass shootings. The report examines what we know about each category of gun violence, and it explores promising approaches that can be taken to prevent and reduce each type of gun violence. Another key finding is that reducing violence is not simply a matter for police to solve, or Con-gress, or the court system, or any one group of people. There are roles for everyone to take.