#GunCrisis: National Updates: 8.1.12

This graph, put together by Duke sociologist Kieran Healy, shows that although assault deaths per 100,000 people have dropped nationally for decades, the U.S. remains by far the most violent among OECD members.

Albany: Father of boy killed in shotgun accident says friend should be charged
California: Three Visitacion Valley men shot dead in two days
Chicago: 2 dead, 7 wounded in shootings on West and South sides
Florida: Miami-Dade detective talking to family after surgery following shooting
Florida: Drive-by victim fights for life
Massachusetts: Boy who survived Mass. shooting by dad critical
Massachusetts: Three dead in murder-suicide in Salem
Missouri: Six shootings in St. Louis leave one dead, four critically injured
New York: Arrest Made in Rucker Park Shootings
Pennsylvania: Pennsylvania teen could face murder charges following fatal game of Russian roulette at slumber party
Oklahoma: Man shot in conlfict over hay bales
South Carolina: Horry County authorities investigate Loris police officer shot at while on patrol

 

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