Category Archives: Trends in Crime

New York City: Out-of-state guns are not the problem

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Police Commissioner Ray Kelly both came out swinging in the sympathetic New York media yesterday after four police officers were injured by a violent ex-con in Brooklyn on Sunday. Quoting Kelly, the headline on … Continue reading

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Where officers fear to tread

When arguing against citizen’s rights to be able to bear arms for self-defense, anti-gunners always propagate the myth that citizens do not need this right because the police will protect you. However, if you think about it logically, this is … Continue reading

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Breaking News: Was Pittsburgh gunman ineligible to possess firearms?

Today in Pittsburgh, a severely disturbed individual named Richard Poplawski took the lives of three police officers. Almost immediately, the media reports have focused on the gunman’s use of a “high powered” rifle and his fear that the Obama Administration … Continue reading

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