Guns & Research

Spotlight on Firearm Suicides

written by: Sue Rothman Suicide rates are rising steadily since the beginning of this century.  Suicides by gun have jumped 10% in the five years ending in 2016. While guns may not always be the most common method among those…

Response to Andy Caldwell’s September 25 op-ed attacking Senator Jackson for her support of Senate Bill 755

SANTA BARBARA NEWS-PRESS RESPONSE – SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2013 I write in response to Andy Caldwell’s September 25 op-ed attacking Senator Jackson for her support of Senate Bill 755, a measure that will help reduce gun violence by prohibiting repeat…