Help Fight the Pro-Gun Lobbyists in 2021
FBI background checks are still soaring, making OUR WORK even more essential:
- NICS checks have increase 74% over 2019 total
- 2020 gun deaths in RI have increased 35% vs. the highest number since 2014
- RI gun shops report huge increase in ammunition and first time gun purchases
- Calls to RI domestic violence hotlines and 911 have jumped 30% since quarantines began
COVID-19 and Guns in RI from our Blog
New leadership signals openness to popular gun safety reforms.
12 RICAGV endorsees beat “A” rated NRA endorsed candidates.
74% Increase in FBI background checks so far this year.
RI public safety officials and the general public are in favor of reforms that are languishing at the State House.
RICAGV vs. NRA Endorsements
Big wins in the 2020 Primary.
An exciting day for gun safety reform!
The gun had a damaged serial number.
Five shootings in ten days.
Cedric, interim director of the Nonviolence Institute, talks about how to stop violence in communities.
Changing the Narrative of Common-Sense Gun Safety
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The Rhode Island Coalition Against Gun Violence was created by concerned citizens of Rhode Island. Reconizing gun violence as a public health issue, we seek to reduce injuries and deaths from gun violence using common-sense means and methods.
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