TITLE

California's Gun Medicine

AUTHOR(S)
Beiser, Vince
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Pacific Standard;May/Jun2013, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article describes the Armed Prohibited Persons System, a program to help reduce gun violence in California. The program was developed by University of California's David Medical Center researcher and doctor Garen Wintemute who wanted people to treat gun violence both as public health and criminal justice issues. The program also helps reduce violent crimes and the risk of owning new guns in the state by 30 percent.
ACCESSION #
87348479

 

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