High rates of intentional violence are strongly associated with inequality, both in terms of class and gender.
Now, it'll protect people who fire warning shots.
The short answer: We don't know.
A group of doctors is trying to convince young Britons that stabbings are serious.
Someone shot at a group of officers in broad daylight in Wilmington, Delaware, and no one will speak up.
There was also a 200 percent increase in officer suicides.
The gunshot detection company is just the latest to enter the potentially lucrative U.S. school shooting protection market.
Some of Chicago's neighborhoods have become much more dangerous, even though crime has plummeted citywide.
In a new video, a Yale sociologist shows how relationships spread risk.
Non-war zone killings in cities in Latin America, the Caribbean, and Africa are far outpacing traditional armed conflict.
Whole communities are burdened by fear of violent crime, while others remain blissfully ignorant, in America's most divided city.
The Navy Yard attack was an example of D.C.'s complex jurisdictional landscape.
All are expected to survive; police say the attack was gang-related.
A GIF to illustrate the death toll, month-by-month.
Officials have confirmed that at least 13 people are dead.
That's 88 guns per every 100 Americans.
Crime was up in 2012, but it's not a sign darker days are coming.
25 people were shot in just 48 hours last weekend, bringing the yearly figure to 440 shootings — with six more fatalities.
Comparisons to car accidents or prescription drug overdoses offer little insight.