Just two weeks ago, the U.S. Government released detailed new crime statistics for the entire nation through its Crime in the United States report. These statistics matter because they counter a great deal of hype by many on both sides of the gun control debate.
It is demonstrably untrue that more people are killed each year with fists and hammers than guns. The FBI’s Crime in the United States Report expanded homicide data in Table Number 8 (source | source) demonstrates that firearms in general kill many more people than
Former San Bernadino County Republican Chair Bill Postmus has come out with a new claim on Twitter, that “In right-to-carry states the violent crime rate is 24% lower than the rest of the US and the murder rate is 28% lower”: Is this true? Finding