Two years after being enacted, Colorado’s law establishing Extreme Risk Protection Orders (ERPOs) has been a life-saving tool to reduce the public health epidemic of gun violence in Colorado.

Fulfilling Dr. King’s dream for a better America requires bold and resolute action to protect communities of color from violence and oppression.

The insurrection at the Capitol last January 6th was the loudest expression of a continuing effort by armed insurrectionists to upend government policy through political violence and intimidation.

Gun deaths in the U.S. reached the highest level ever recorded in 2020, claiming the lives of more than 45,000 Americans, according to newly-released data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

As closing arguments begin today in the trial for the murder of Ahmaud Arbery, leading gun violence prevention experts noted the linkage between permissive gun laws and racist violence that undermines the community trust necessary to reduce gun violence. 

Today, a jury acquitted Kyle Rittenhouse on all charges after killing two men and injuring a third with an assault rifle. Gun violence prevention experts at the Educational Fund to Stop Gun Violence criticized the verdict.

Today the House passed what would be the largest-ever federal infusion of funding for community violence intervention, a proven policy that will reduce gun violence across the country.

Every Veterans Day, Americans reflect on the immeasurable sacrifice and bravery that our armed service members have shown in defense of the United States, its people and its ideals.

The Educational Fund to Stop Gun Violence reacted today to the arguments before the Supreme Court in NYSRPA v. Bruen by urging the justices to consider the reality of public health data on gun violence when deciding the case.

The Educational Fund to Stop Gun Violence praised the inclusion of $5 billion in funding for community violence intervention in the President’s Build Back Better Act framework released today.