Comments on: CBS Television show again pushing the supposed dangers of guns in the home https://crimeresearch.org/2021/02/cbs-television-show-again-pushing-the-supposed-dangers-of-guns-in-the-home/ Crime Prevention Research Center conducts research on laws regulating the ownership or use of guns, crime, and public safety. Fri, 06 Aug 2021 19:36:58 +0000 hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.1.11 By: Television Is A Powerful Tool–It Is Being Used Skillfully By The Political Left | Right Wing Granny https://crimeresearch.org/2021/02/cbs-television-show-again-pushing-the-supposed-dangers-of-guns-in-the-home/#comment-86854 Fri, 19 Feb 2021 17:00:48 +0000 https://crimeresearch.org/?p=33490#comment-86854 […] …“Magnum PI” has an episode where a 12-year-old steals his father’s gun from a bedside table and accidentally shoots his 10-year-old brother. The message is that parents should be afraid of having guns in the home. But, in 2019, there were 37 accidental gun deaths among children under 11 years of age in the entire country. Most of those deaths involve shots fired by adult males, typically in their mid- to late-20s, who also have criminal records and are very likely to be drug addicts or alcoholics. With 43.8 million children under 11, the probability of a young child getting ahold of a gun and accidentally shooting another child is incredibly small.  […]

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By: TV Shows Push Gun Control Myths—in Sync With Biden – One America Northwest Arkansas https://crimeresearch.org/2021/02/cbs-television-show-again-pushing-the-supposed-dangers-of-guns-in-the-home/#comment-86832 Fri, 19 Feb 2021 08:20:10 +0000 https://crimeresearch.org/?p=33490#comment-86832 […] “Magnum PI” has an episode the place a 12-year-old steals his father’s gun from a bedside desk and unintentionally shoots his 10-year-old brother. The message is that oldsters must be afraid of getting weapons within the residence. However, in 2019, there were 37 accidental gun deaths among children under 11 years of age in all the nation. Most of these deaths contain pictures fired by grownup males, sometimes of their mid- to late-20s, who even have prison information and are very more likely to be drug addicts or alcoholics. With 43.8 million youngsters beneath 11, the likelihood of a younger little one getting ahold of a gun and unintentionally taking pictures one other little one is extremely small. […]

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