Featured, Media Coverage

CPRC in the news: Daily Wire, Forbes, Post Millennial, World Tribune, and other places

11 Nov , 2020  

John Lott tweeted out the State Senator’s issued statement: “The changing guidance she has delivered to counties not only directly contradicts the Election Code language she is sworn to uphold, but also conflicts her own litigation statements and decisions of both the Pennsylvania Supreme Court and the United States Supreme Court.”

On Oct.


On Armed American Radio: Andrew Pollack talks about the election and democrat policies that lead to his daughter being murdered in Parkland, FL.

10 Nov , 2020  

CPRC President Andrew Pollack talks with Mark Walters about the election and democrat policies that lead to his daughter being murdered in Parkland, FL.

November 8, 2020 9:06pm-9:25pm (EST)



Argentina’s AireLibra: John Lott, the world’s premier gun control researcher

9 Nov , 2020  

This interview with the Argentine media outlet Aire Libre was conducted with Dr. John Lott back in early August, before he left the CPRC, but it has only now been published. The original article was published on October 20, 2020 in Spanish. Below is a rough translation using Google search.…

Radio, Television

CPRC President Andrew Pollack on TheDove Network: The danger of Biden’s Policies

8 Nov , 2020   Video

Andrew Pollack talks about the danger of Biden’s policies with TheDove Thursday, November 5, 2020 8:00am-8:13am (PT)

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At Townhall: A Dark Moment for Democracy Affirms the Need for the Second Amendment

7 Nov , 2020  

Andrew Pollack, the new president of the Crime Prevention Research Center, has a new op-ed up at Townhall.com.

Businesses in major American cities like New York, Los Angeles, and Washington D.C. erected plywood barricades for fear of election day violence. To observers in other countries, the picture of boarded up businesses looked like they came from the third world.

Defensive Gun Use, Featured

Defensive Gun Uses where people legally carrying concealed guns have stopped crime, cases from late September to mid October 2019

6 Nov , 2020  

Nicholasville, Ky, September 23, 2019

According to police, a pizza delivery driver turned the tables on some would-be robbers by pulling out his own weapon and trading shots with them in Nicholasville.
This happened outside of the Nicholasville Comfort Inn shortly after 8:30 p.m. on Saturday.
Police said an adult and a minor attempted to rob the Domino’s driver at gunpoint when the driver pulled out his own gun.


Montana voters pass preemption bill that limits local gun control laws

5 Nov , 2020  

The CPRC has written on the policy importance of state preemption laws on gun control. Almost all states today have a law prohibiting local jurisdictions from imposing gun control restrictions that are more severe than state law (the exemptions are Connecticut (Dwyer v. Farrell, 475 A.2d 257 (Conn. 1984) ), Hawaii (Richardson v.

Michael Bloomberg

Michael Bloomberg group pours $2.5 million into a low-profile North Carolina’s lieutenant governor race to defeat Black Republican Mark Robinson, ten times what Robinson spent

5 Nov , 2020   Video

A group funded by billionaire Michael Bloomberg spent $2.5 million to support the Democratic candidate for North Carolina’s lieutenant governor. By contrast, the Republican who he tried to defeat, Mark Robinson, spent $234,088. Robinson beat his Democrat opponent by 177,883 votes.

The Greensboro native went from factory worker to North Carolina’s next lieutenant governor in less than three years.…



Black Gun Ownership Soars in 2020, firearm sales for blacks increased by 58.2% during the first half of 2020

5 Nov , 2020  

The CPRC has already documented the huge increase in concealed handgun permits by blacks. From 2015 to 2019/2020, in the four states that provide data by race over that time period, the number of black people with permits increased almost 55.6% faster than the number of whites with permits.

But it turns out that there has been a similar large increase in gun purchases by blacks.…



On Arizona’s KFYI: Nikki Goeser on Gun-free Zones and other issues

4 Nov , 2020  

CPRC’s Nikki Goeser talked to Leland Conway on Arizona’s KFYI about gun-free zones and other gun control issues.

(August 26, 2020)