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Self-Defense Gun Use is Rare




New research from the Violence Policy Center (VPC) confirms that contrary to what the firearms industry and gun lobby claim, private citizens rarely use guns to kill criminals or stop crimes. The new study, Firearm Justifiable Homicides and Non-Fatal Self-Defense…

Teen charged for Keansburg girl’s murder




“We got him!” declared Charles Webster, a spokesperson for the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office announcing that a neighbor was arrested and charged in the murder of 11-year-old Abbiegail “Abbie” Smith. Smith was found dead on July 13, 2017, the day after she was…