The Crime Prevention Research Center released the results of a 2018 study that shows a record number of concealed-carry permit holders in America.
The Crime Prevention Research Center released the results of its 2016 study, which showed a remarkable increase in the number of citizens getting their concealed carry permit.
Reflecting a national trend, firearm-related violent crime continues to plummet in Virginia as the sales of firearms soar, an indicator reported by a leading state newspaper as particularly inconsistent, "given the current rhetoric about strengthening gun laws."
Revealing new data from Virginia dispels many of the myths put forth by anti-gun organizations shows. Gun-related violence in the Commonwealth of Virginia has dropped to period lows, while firearms sales have soared to record levels.