In 2009, 7,391 children, adolescents and young adults were hospitalized due to guns, a study reported.
A new study reports that city living safer than country living. The researchers stated that city dwellers are 20 percent less likely to die from a serious injury in comparison to people living in the country.
Researchers found that nearly a quarter of victims own a gun.
Half of youth who commit suicide do so by firearm.
Dr. Hector Castro from Manhattan, NY was arrested along with 48 other people of being involved with an interstate drug-trafficking ring.