Violent Reality

Arkansas ranks 7th in gun deaths, but weapons restrictions not on table

Posted: August 12, 2018 at 4:35 a.m.

Little Rock police found the bodies of a 32-year-old woman and her 15-year-old daughter in this SUV parked near an empty mobile home on Chicot Road in mid-May 2017. Investigators later learned that the man who shot them killed himself.

Francisco Zamora looked like he was asleep, his arms folded under his stomach and head turned to the side.

A detective picks up evidence markers after a September 2017 carjacking that ended with the fatal shooting of a Jacksonville man. The homicide added t...

Elaine Colclasure, the chapter leader for Parents of Murdered Children in Little Rock, lost her husband to gun violence in 1989 when two teenagers tri...

These numbers are derived from the number of shooting victims, based on first-degree battery and homicide charges.

These terms refer to legislative methods some states use to curb gun violence.

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