Gun violence is a public health crisis that our country has been facing for decades. We seek a society where we can feel safe in our communities without the risk of violent death.
Gun Violence Prevention
United Church of Christ/Jessie Palatucci
Invest in Violence Interrupters
A new solution, one led by communities, offers a way forward: violence interrupter programs. Violence interrupters mitigate violence before it happens, eliminating the need for police intervention.
Creating a Peaceful Society by Reducing Gun Violence
In times of increased gun violence, thoughts and prayers are no longer enough. We need policies and action.
When it Comes to Gun Violence, We Need to Know
Researching the effects of gun violence is essential but, because of a provision known as the Dickey Amendment, the U.S. government hasn’t conducted any significant research on the impact of gun violence for more than 20 years.
Removing Military Weapons From Our Communities
FCNL submitted this statement in advance of a hearing, calling on Congress to mark up and pass the Assault Weapons Ban of 2019 (H.R. 1296).
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