It’s simply too easy for the wrong people to get guns, leading to all kinds of violence—from deadly domestic abuse to suicide and school shootings. Research shows that common-sense public safety laws reduce gun violence and save lives. We can put a stop to the nearly 38,000 gun deaths that happen every year.
Learn What It Takes to Keep America Safe
Every day, more than 100 Americans are killed by gun violence. That’s why Everytown for Gun Safety researches a range of vital issues surrounding gun violence, develops data-driven solutions, and works with lawmakers and people like you to pass common-sense laws and policies that save lives.
Some Things Shouldn’t Be All-American
Take, for example, our country’s gun homicide rate, which is shockingly higher than that of other developed countries.Share This Graphic