9 Must-See Gun Control Statistics
Kyle Becker | On 19, Dec 2012
“States that allow law-abiding citizens to carry concealed handguns enjoy a 60 percent decrease in multiple-victim public shootings and a 78 percent decrease in victims per attack.” John Lott, Jr. and Bill Landes, “More Guns, Less Crime.” [Image: Concealed Carry Licenses, Ohio Free Press, 2009. Federal court recently struck down Illinois’ state-wide concealed carry ban.]
The following statistics provide broad and specific evidence that should be weighed carefully before concluding the the United States should adopt federal gun control legislation. Enhancing public safety must be balanced with a mind to protecting the public from potential government abuses.
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