What is really the best way to stop active shooters, whether they be at a high school, university campus, mall or government building? According to the numbers, the answer is not gun free zones, but armed citizens.
A 2018 report from The Crime Prevention Research Center discovered that between 1950 and 2018 97.8% of mass public shootings have occurred in Gun Free Zones. That’s up six percent since 2015.
Yes, those are the very unconstitutional laws that Communist gun confiscators have imposed unlawfully upon the people. Those laws have facilitated the criminals in their bloodlust, not guns.
However, another study shows that when armed citizens are present, they are 94% successful in either stopping or impeding active shooters.
In a lengthy discussion, which I highly recommend you read, Paulsen gets to the heart of the numbers, along with an infographic to help you better understand what is going on.
by Tim Brown