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DHS: Semi-Automatic Handguns Weapon of Choice in Mass Shootings

jeanhart Wrote: Jan 31, 2013 6:39 PM
I did answer you - and you just proved how selfish and inhumane you really are. If the deaths of 20 children does not make you stop and think - nothing will. Just as long as it is not your children right? Could not care less about somebody else's child

A November 2012 Mass Shootings Analysis report issued by the New Jersey Intelligence & Analysis Unit (NJ ROIC) in partnership with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security shows semiautomatic handguns are the most common weapons used to carry out mass shootings. The report was issued one month before the Newtown shooting in which, according to the coroner and police, the killer used a semi-automatic rifle.

"The mass killing incidents this year at a Sikh temple in Wisconsin and a movie theater in Colorado garnered international attention and focused the efforts of public and private sector security officials on...