September 2006
Outdoor Life;Sep2006, Vol. 213 Issue 8, p16
The article reports on an increase in the sales of firearms and ammunition in 2005 according to the statistics released by the U.S. Department of the Treasury. The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation also reports that gun crimes have decreased by 7 percent since 1998. The National Shooting Sports Foundation points out that suicides using firearms also decreased by 1.8 percent in that same time frame.


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