Kansas City Anti-Violence Efforts Lead Desperate Attempt To Push Gun Control
A comprehensive roundup of anti-violence efforts mentions our cowtown . . . "At least one ceasefire site, in Kansas City, saw a clear drop in homicides in 2014, and then saw violence go up again, even though the strategy continues to be implemented." Not sure if they're accurately describing the KCNoVa and their community outreach efforts but so much about the gun violence issue is debatable.
On the bright side, there's some really encouraging notes in here about gun dealers and anti-violence advocates working together in order to help provide resources for people who know someone with a mental illness that might be capable of harming others. Checkit: What could actually work to fix gun violence in America - and what doesn't