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Statement From PAGV Co-Chairs on Robb Elementary School shooting in Uvalde, Texas

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 25, 2022 "Once again, as a nation, we mourn the massacre of children in a school. Again, the mass shooter is an 18-year-old who walked into a store and legally purchased two assault-style rifles and hundreds of rounds of ammunition, which he unleashed yesterday within a classroom at Robb Elementary School in … Continue reading Statement From PAGV Co-Chairs on Robb Elementary School shooting in Uvalde, Texas

Statement from PAGV Co-Chairs on California Shooting

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 18, 2022 Joint Statement from PAGV Co-Chairs Bronx DA Darcel D. Clark and Santa Barbara County DA Joyce Dudley: "It is inconceivable that there could be two murderous hate crimes perpetrated in one weekend in America, but that is just what happened. "The shooting  at the Geneva  Presbyterian Church in Laguna Woods, CA … Continue reading Statement from PAGV Co-Chairs on California Shooting

Press Release: ​Prosecutors Against Gun Violence Ask Visa and Mastercard to End Use of Their Cards to Purchase “Ghost Gun” Parts Online

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 13, 2022 CONTACT: info@prosecutorsagv.org PROSECUTORS AGAINST GUN VIOLENCE ASK VISA AND MASTERCARD TO END USE OF THEIR CARDS TO PURCHASE “GHOST GUN” PARTS ONLINE       The national, non-partisan group Prosecutors Against Gun Violence (PAGV) has sent a letter to Visa and Mastercard requesting them to end their merchant relationships with online … Continue reading Press Release: ​Prosecutors Against Gun Violence Ask Visa and Mastercard to End Use of Their Cards to Purchase “Ghost Gun” Parts Online

Statement from PAGV Co-Chairs on Columbine High School Shooting Anniversary

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEApril 20, 2022 Joint Statement from PAGV Co-Chairs Bronx DA Darcel D. Clark and Santa Barbara County DA Joyce Dudley: Today marks 23 years since the massacre at Columbine High School in Littleton, Colorado. Two teens armed with semi-automatic pistols and shotguns held the school under siege for 49 minutes, firing 188 rounds of … Continue reading Statement from PAGV Co-Chairs on Columbine High School Shooting Anniversary

Statement from PAGV Co-Chairs on President Biden’s Announcement Regarding New Rule On Ghost Guns

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEApril 12, 2022 Joint Statement from PAGV Co-Chairs Bronx DA Darcel D. Clark and Santa Barbara County DA Joyce Dudley: President Biden announced yesterday a significant step to stem the tide of proliferating “ghost guns,” which are firearms made from components purchased online and built at home, with no serial numbers so that … Continue reading Statement from PAGV Co-Chairs on President Biden’s Announcement Regarding New Rule On Ghost Guns

Statement from PAGV Co-Chairs on $73 Million Settlement Between Sandy Hook Families and Remington

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFebruary 16, 2022 Joint Statement from PAGV Co-Chairs Bronx DA Darcel D. Clark and Santa Barbara County DA Joyce Dudley: The settlement between the families of some of the 20 children and six educators massacred at Sandy Hook Elementary School in 2012, and Remington, the maker and seller of the AR-15-style rifle used … Continue reading Statement from PAGV Co-Chairs on $73 Million Settlement Between Sandy Hook Families and Remington

Statement from PAGV Co-Chairs on 4th Anniversary of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Shooting

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFebruary 14, 2022 Joint Statement from PAGV Co-Chairs Bronx DA Darcel D. Clark and Santa Barbara County DA Joyce Dudley: On this day four years ago, 14 students and three educators were killed when a 19-year-old gunman armed with a semi-automatic rifle opened fire in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. … Continue reading Statement from PAGV Co-Chairs on 4th Anniversary of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Shooting

Brady Podcast Episode 163: RESPONDING TO THE OXFORD HIGH SCHOOL SHOOTING WITH PROSECUTORS AGAINST GUN VIOLENCE

(From Brady - Listen to full episode here.) On November 30, 2021, four students at Oxford High School in Oxford Township, Michigan, were shot and killed by a classmate. Their names were Tate Myre, 16; Madisyn Baldwin, 17; Hana St Juliana, 14; and Justin Shilling, 17. 8 additional students, teachers, and staff members were injured. Horrifically, … Continue reading Brady Podcast Episode 163: RESPONDING TO THE OXFORD HIGH SCHOOL SHOOTING WITH PROSECUTORS AGAINST GUN VIOLENCE