Did the Aurora, Colorado shooter choose the Cinemark Century 16 theater specifically because it was the only gun free zone in a 20-mile radius? Or were other factors at play?
Complete list of Sandy Hook guns, ammunition, knives, gear, and other items found in killer’s home, according to recently released search warrants.
A complete list of firearms that would specifically be banned from sale, transfer, manufacturing and importation by the proposed Assault Weapons Ban of 2013.
State Police confirm that the Bushmaster AR-15 is the weapon that Adam Lanza used to kill twenty children and six adults at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, CT. on Dec. 14.
According to the Daily Mail, UCF student James Oliver Seevakumaran had a.45-caliber handgun and a GSG-522, a cheap .22LR-caliber imitation of a Heckler & Koch MP5 assault rifle.
Based on consolidated information from the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, there are about 300 millions guns in the United States.
CDC statistics indicate that American gun deaths are on track to exceed traffic fatalities by 2015.
According to the CDC, 19,392 of 38,364 suicides in 2010 involved a gun (50%).
2011 CDC reports indicate 11,101 gun related homicides in the U.S., or 3.6 per 100,000. Accidents 851, suicides 19,766, for a total of 32,163.
According to 2011 FBI statistics, there were 12,664 murders in the US, 8,583 caused by firearms. Handguns 72.47% Rifles 3.76% and Shotguns 4.15%.