Fewer cheap guns = fewer criminals with guns

 作者:邵桕     |      日期:2019-03-02 04:18:01
IT SEEMS obvious, but selling fewer guns stems the supply of weapons to criminals. Seven years ago Badger Outdoors, a gun shop in West Milwaukee, Wisconsin, stopped selling $70 handguns, known as “Saturday night specials”, after a government study revealed it was the nation’s leading supplier of guns that were later recovered from criminals. Now, follow-up research shows that the move singlehandedly reduced the supply of new guns to criminals in the city by 44 per cent. While the shop was selling the handguns,