Featured Research

We have compiled research reports and other resources that provide information about the efficacy of gun regulations and policies. If you are looking for information on a particular topic that you cannot find on our website, please get in touch with us so that we can further assist you. Resources shared below are listed by topic and publication date.

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Illinois Ranked #2 for Black Homicide Victimization

Toward a Fair and Just Response to Gun Violence: Recommendations to Advance Policy, Practice and Research

New Report Highlights U.S. 2020 Gun-Related Deaths: Highest Number Ever Recorded by CDC, Gun Homicides Increase by More Than One-Third

Gun Deaths Outpace Motor Vehicle Deaths in 34 States and the District of Columbia in 2020

Gun Violence in Chicago

Illegal Gun Trafficking and Crime Guns in Chicago

Permit-to-Purchase Laws Reduce Gun Violence

Impact of Illinois Gun Laws on Violence