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#NotAnAccident Index

Research shows that an estimated 4.6 million American children live in homes with at least one gun that is loaded and unlocked. This interactive map tracks every publicly reported incident since 2015 where a person age 17 or under unintentionally fires a gun and harms themselves or someone else.

Red Flag Laws

When a person is in crisis and considering harming themselves or others, family members and law enforcement are often the first people to see the warning signs. Red Flag laws empower those who recognize these warning signs to intervene in order to prevent people in crisis from accessing firearms. These laws can help de-escalate emergency situations and are a proven way to intervene before a firearm suicide or mass shooting takes more American lives. States around the country are turning to Red Flag laws as a common-sense way to help reduce gun violence.

Keeping Our Schools Safe

For the last twenty years we have lived with the reality of school shootings. The failure of our leaders to act is having lasting consequences on millions of American’s students. We need meaningful action that keeps our schools safe—action that approaches the problem from all angles.
Maps Protecting Kids and Communities February 11, 2019

Gunfire on School Grounds in the United States

There have been at least 430 incidents of gunfire on school grounds in America since 2013. How many more before our leaders pass common-sense laws to prevent gun violence and save lives?