The #NoGunsAllowed campaign hit the 2013 BET Hip-Hop Awards Green Carpet to ask celebrities and entertainers about common sense solutions to gun violence.
Peace Day Philly events are underway.
As we begin building our calendar for the fall, we took a look back at that many events in which we have participated since launching the Gun Crisis Reporting Project.
Does violence spread like a disease? Epidemiologist Gary Slutkin of Cure Violence says the issue has been misdiagnosed, and instead created science-based strategies that aim to stop violence before it erupts.
#NewsHourChats, led by PBS NEWSHOUR, is focusing on gun violence prevention today, beginning at 1 p.m. EDT. You can follow the discussion live below, participate in Twiter using the #NewsHourChats hashtag, or come back later for a curated summary.
We are launching a new program at GunCrisis.org, inviting victims, survivors, and witnesses of gun violence to share their stories and voices with our online community. Note: You should always dial 911 immediately, in the event of an emergency or if you witness a crime. But if you think more people need to know, or…
On Friday, the Philadelphia Managing Director‘s office distributed this video highlighting the city’s GunStat program, and describing how it “uses crime statistics to identify and monitor repeat offenders, better allocate resources and increase collaboration between city departments.” Last week in Las Vegas, the US Conference of Mayors recognized Philadelphia with one of their City Livability Awards…