Copyright and Acknowledgments
Copyright © April 2023 Violence Policy Center
The Violence Policy Center (VPC) is a national nonprofit educational organization that conducts research and public education on
violence in America and provides information and analysis to policymakers, journalists, advocates, and the general public.
This study was funded with the support of The Joyce Foundation.
This study was also supported by a generous gift from Kris Harper, and David and Ellen Berman.
This study was authored by VPC Senior Policy Analyst Marty Langley and VPC Executive Director Josh Sugarmann.
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