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Untraceable: The Rising Specter of Ghost Guns

A ghost gun is a do it yourself, homemade gun made from easy-to-get, unregulated building blocks. These guns are made by an individual, not a federally licensed manufacturer or importer. Ghost guns are the fastest-growing gun safety problem facing our country.

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Gun Violence and COVID-19: Colliding Public Health Crises

Update Background Check Laws

22% of American report acquiring their most recent gun without a background check

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Taking Care of Yourself

The Impact of School Safety Drills for Active Shootings

VOCA Grants for Violence Reduction

$2.3 billion is the annual average allocation of Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) victim assistance funds to all states and territories

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CityGRIP: Your data-driven blueprint for gun violence prevention

Ten Years of Mass Shootings in the United States

194 mass shootings occurred from 2009 to 2018

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EveryStat: A one-stop-shop for gun violence statistics on the local, state, and national levels.

Those Who Serve: Addressing Firearm Suicide Among Military Veterans

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Guns and Violence Against Women: America’s Uniquely Lethal Intimate Partner Violence Problem

52 women are shot and killed by an intimate partner every month

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Community Resource Directory

Gunfire on School Grounds in the United States

Disrupting Access: Addressing Firearm Suicide in the U.S.

3x access to firearms triples the risk of suicide

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Keeping Our Schools Safe: A Plan for Preventing Mass Shootings and Ending All Gun Violence in American Schools

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UNCHECKED

1.2 million online firearm ads did not require background checks in 2018

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Gun Violence in America

The Impact of Local Violence Intervention Programs

The Impact of Gun Violence on Children and Teens

14x Black children and teens in the US are 14 times more likely than their white counterparts to die by gun homicide

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Gun Violence in Cities

Better Background Checks

3.5m illegal gun sales have been blocked in the past 20 years

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Gun Law Navigator

#NotAnAccident Index

70% of children under age 10 know where their parents store their guns

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Talking To Kids About Trauma

Coping with Trauma