2013 study in Annals of Emergency Medicine analyzing 1.3 million injury deaths in 3,141 U.S. counties from 1999 to 2006 to understand rural and urban risk factors.
2013 review of scholarly studies that examine possible positive and negative outcomes of violent video game play, including links to aggressive behavior.
2013 roundup of relevant data, reports, studies that can help contextualize the Washington Navy Yard shooting incident.
2013 review of studies that provide insight into the nature of gun sellers and sales transactions, with a particular emphasis on illegal purchasing attempts and related research on gun laws.
2012 paper from Texas A&M on how “stand your ground” laws affect rates of violence in states.
2013 review of key government reports and surveys that provide perspective on trends in various violent crime rates, with a focus on youth and racial groups.
2010 study by the Yale, George Washington Law School, and the University of Oklahoma on how values shape perceptions of expert agreement and truth.
2013 report by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention noting that the suicide rate for middle-aged Americans has been increasing.
Literature review of studies relating to various aspects of mass shooting/murder incidents in the United States and abroad.
2013 review of relevant research on guns in the United States. Featuring detailed findings from a 2012 study in Crime and Delinquency on the effectiveness of U.S. gun violence reduction policies.