Sunday, July 22, 2012
Gun Crime Statistics in the US by state
How high is gun crime across the US - and which states have the worst figures? This is the latest data from the Guardian Newspaper in the UK.
And this is only murders occurring with guns. Given a suicide rate over 30,000 per annum, and a percentage of gun suicides over 50%, you can begin to get a true sense of the impact of firearms in the US.
I am beginning to feel I do not want to visit the USA any more...