Firearms & Domestic Violence

Firearms and Domestic Violence

"Domestic Violence and Guns:  State by State"  

http://smartgunlaws.org/cap-domestic-violence-and-guns/

This study below concludes that "State statutes restricting those under Domestic Violence Restraining Orders (DVROs) from accessing firearms, and laws allowing the warrantless arrest of DVRO violators, are associated with reductions in total and firearm Intimate Partner Homicides."

Effects of domestic violence policies, alcohol taxes and police staffing levels on intimate partner homicide in large US cities

April M Zeoli and Daniel W Webster

http://www.ncdsv.org/images/IP_Effects-of-DV-policies-alcohol-taxes-and-police-staffing-levels-on-IPV-homicide-in-large-US-cities_2010.pdf