More Police Killed in States With High Gun Ownership: Study: THURSDAY.
More Police Killed in States With High Gun Ownership: Study: – THURSDAY, Aug medication . 13, 2015 – – Police in states with large numbers of gun owners have a higher threat of being killed on duty, a new study finds. Researchers looked at data on police murders and gun ownership between 1996 and 2010 nationwide. They found that police in says with high degrees of private gun ownership had a more than 3 x higher threat of being killed working than those in claims with the lowest levels of gun ownership. The analysis was published Aug. 13 in the American Journal of Public Health.
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