Violent Crime

Data Point – Conceal Carry rates versus Crime / Murders

by Skip July 12, 2014

“murder and violent crime rate has fallen significantly while concealed carry in this country surged 130 percent.” 2007 – 2013: concealed carry permit holders up from 4.6 million to 11.1 million (141% rise). 2007 – 2013: the murder rate fell from “5.6 to 4.4 per 100,000.” (22% drop). 2007 – 2013: Overall violent crime down 22% Apparently, other […]

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The Goal of the Democrat “Conversation” About Gun Violence Will Result in More Violence, Not Less

by Steve MacDonald September 24, 2013
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The Democrat “conversation” about gun violence is dangerous.  It is dangerous because in its obsessive tunnel-vision group-think it purposefully ignores all acts of violence and their escalation in the absence of armed, law abiding citizens. From NPR There are fewer than 13 million firearms in circulation in Russia, compared with an estimated 300 million in […]

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Ban Cities Not Guns…?

by Steve MacDonald January 1, 2013

A quick look at violent crime, how it has improved, and where it is not improving. Who is it that runs most major cities?  Who want’s us all corralled into urban areas?  I think the answer to both of those questions is (overwhelmingly) Democrats.  Just saying. H/T JR Hoell

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