Study Finds American Gun Theft Increasing

Nov 20, 2017

   Wochit Headline News
In a rare study conducted on gun violence in America, a wide-ranging investigation by The Trace and NBC analyzed 800,000 police records, and discovered that in 2016, more than 237,000 guns were reported stolen nationwide, constituting a 68% increase from 2005. This indicates that gun theft is on the rise in the US, fueling violent crime across the country.