Gun Violence

Police display guns seized during a series of raids at a press conference in Toronto on Friday, June 14, 2013. According to StatsCan, handguns are present in the majority of firearm-related violent crimes. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chris Young

Handguns present in majority of firearm-related violent crimes, says StatCan report

Proportion of homicides where firearm was present rose 11 per cent between 2013 and 2020

 

Police walk near Robb Elementary School following a shooting, Tuesday, May 24, 2022, in Uvalde, Texas. (AP Photo/Dario Lopez-Mills)

UPDATE: Texas school shooting death toll rises to 18 children, 3 adults

Robb Elementary the deadliest shooting at a U.S. grade school since Sandy Hook, almost a decade ago

 

Kids getting caught in crossfire as US gun violence surges

Kids getting caught in crossfire as US gun violence surges

Kids getting caught in crossfire as US gun violence surges

 

Gun violence drops in Ponoka, increases slightly in central Alberta

Gun violence drops in Ponoka, increases slightly in central Alberta

Firearm violent crime went up six per cent in central Alberta in 2019, down 69 per cent in Ponoka

Gun violence drops in Ponoka, increases slightly in central Alberta
Jeffery Kraft right, in an undated photo with his father Allen Kraft. Photos courtesy of the Kraft family

Jeffery Kraft of Ponoka remembered for being loving, well-liked

Kraft passed away on Dec. 15, 2019, in Lacombe at 20 years old

Jeffery Kraft right, in an undated photo with his father Allen Kraft. Photos courtesy of the Kraft family