Domestic Violence Awareness

October 13, 2021

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

When an abuser has access to a gun, a domestic violence victim is 5 times more likely to be killed.

Get more facts: Giffords Law Center

 

Extreme Risk Protection Orders can be a safety planning tool for advocates working with survivors of domestic violence who are worried about their safety due to their abuser having access to a firearm.

Find out more www.maerpo.org

Local News and Op Eds:

  • reflection on Smith & Wesson past, present and future.
  • Like Smith & Wesson, Troy manufacturing received huge financial incentives to relocate to Tennessee.
  • Stand-off ends in Brockton; one officer wounded.
  • Brockton H.S. student surrenders his gun at school.
  • Four Northeast states join forces to reduce gun trafficking.
  • Greg Gibson, father of Galen and responsible gun owner, supports proper training.
  • Massachusetts should be proactive against upcoming Supreme Court hearings on gun control.

 

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