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Concealed Carry Killers
New and Expanded Online Resource Details Fatal Concealed Carry Incidents State by State
The VPC launched a new and expanded Concealed Carry Killers, an online resource that provides hundreds of examples of fatal non-self defense incidents involving private individuals with permits to carry concealed handguns. More>>
ATF Proposal to Restrict Certain Types of AR-15 Ammo Direct Result of Gun Industry’s Design and Marketing of Armor-Piercing Assault Pistols, VPC Report Shows
The firearms industry and gun lobby are fighting a battle of their own creation with ATF according to a new report from the VPC. More>>

The new Concealed Carry Killers website provides easily accessed, state-by-state information on mass shootings, murder-suicides, homicides, suicides, unintentional deaths, and the killing of law enforcement personnel by private citizens with permits to carry concealed handguns.


States with Weak Gun Laws and Higher Gun Ownership Lead Nation in Gun Deaths, New Data for 2013 Confirms
Newly available data for 2013 reveals that states with weak gun violence prevention laws and higher rates of gun ownership have the highest overall gun death rates in the nation. More>>


VPC's Josh Sugarmann on The Huffington Post
: AR-15 Armor-Piercing Bullet Battle Problem of Gun Industry's Own Making
The gun lobby is in full-blown Armageddon mode in the wake of a proposal by ATF to ban the availability of a type of ammunition originally designed for use in AR-15 assault rifles that, when used in next-generation AR-15 assault pistols, can pierce the bullet-resistant vests worn by law enforcement.. More>>

Mass Shootings in the United States Involving High-Capacity Ammunition Magazines


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