How Often Do Mass Shootings Occur? On Average, Every Day,

How Often Do Mass Shootings Occur? On Average, records say, more than one a day.3

The presence of a gun in a domestic violence situation increases the risk of homicide by 500%.

The presence of a gun in a domestic violence situation increases the risk of homicide by 500%.2

1 in 3 women and 1 in 4 men have been victims of (some form of) physical violence by an intimate partner within their lifetime.

1 in 3 women and 1 in 4 men have been victims of (some form of) physical violence by an intimate partner within their lifetime.1

On average in the United States, nearly 20 people per minute are physically abused by an intimate partner.

On average in the United States, nearly 20 people per minute are physically abused by an intimate partner.1

Awareness

A Mother’s Message on Safety

As a mother, I have spent countless hours lying awake at night imagining how I should prepare for, respond to, and recover from an act of violence that could effect my two girls. Playing out scenes in which I need to protect them during an everyday errand at the bank...

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Using More of Your Senses

We all need to be aware of our surroundings. We also need to know that a change in behavior is a big red flag that shouldn't be ignored. The "if you see something, say something" campaign should include "if you hear, know or suspect something, say something"....

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