The facts are on our side! Not that politicians are always known for following the facts, nor are the anti gunners, but The Shooter’s Log has them compliments of the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) and now you do too. As the NSSF’s new infographic shows, violent crime continues its downward trend, even as the firearms market has seen more and more growth over the past two decades. Fortunately, we also see the number of firearm accidents dropping year after year. One thing is clear: punishing the law-abiding firearms owners in the U.S. and the federally regulated firearms and ammunition industry for the criminal acts of terrorists and madmen cannot be justified by data. These pictures are worth a 1,000 words.
- Gun Crimes vs. Gun Sales
- Homicide Rates
- Firearm Crimes
- Firearm Ownership
- Unintentional Firearm Fatalities
Now that you are armed with these facts, how will you use them this election season? Share your activities in the comment section.