CPRC interviewed on the Lars Larson Show to discuss the latest Violence Policy Center’s false claims about shootings by Concealed Handgun Permit Holders

13 Feb , 2015  

The Violence Policy Center claims that there have been 722 people killed by permit holders over almost 8 years from May 2007 to February 2015.  Appearing on Lars Larson’s radio show on Thursday, February 12th from 6:21 to 6:30 PM, John Lott explained the reason that the VPC’s claims were false.…


CPRC on Frank Beckmann’s Show on WJR, the coming anti-gun push from Bloomberg

30 Jan , 2015  

CPRC’s John Lott was on the 50,000 Watt WJR from 10:50 to 11:00 AM on Friday, January 30th. Steve Gruber was substituting for Frank. Lott and Steve discussed the huge amounts of money that Bloomberg, various foundations, and President Obama are putting into trying to change people’s views on guns.

Lott was also on the Bob Dutko Show on Thursday, January 29, 2015.…



CPRC on the Michigan Talk Network discussing why people are buying guns and people’s changing views on guns and gun control

26 Jan , 2015  

John Lott talked to Steve Gruber on Thursday, January 22, 2014 from 8:35 to 8:41 AM.


CPRC on the Lars Larson Show to discuss the polls on gun control and media bias

24 Jan , 2015  

John Lott was interviewed by Lars Larson on Thursday, January 22nd, 2014 from 6:05 to 6:15 PM EST.

Lott was also interviewed by Mike Gallagher earlier that day about terrorist from 10:35 to 10:40 AM EST.


CPRC on the Dana Loesch Radio Show to discuss new background check proposals and defensive gun uses

23 Jan , 2015  

John Lott appeared on Dana’s national radio show twice yesterday (Thursday, January 22nd, 2014 at 2:23 to 2:30 PM and 3:05 to 3:16 PM).

The first segment discusses recent statements by media figures as well as a claim in Politico  that defensive gun uses are a myth.

The second segment discusses the push for “expanded” background checks.…

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CPRC on Canada’s Sun News Network: “Shoot an intruder in Idaho & the intruder goes to jail. In Canada the shooter might.”

19 Jan , 2015  

CPRC’s John Lott discussed the Michael Woodard defensive gun use case in Canada with Brian Lilley.  The Idaho case that Brian mentions is available here.



CPRC on the Larry Elder Show discussing Terrorism in Europe, claims about defensive gun uses, and the Sentencing Guidelines

18 Jan , 2015  

CPRC’s president, John Lott, was on Larry Elder’s show on Friday to discuss a range of issues from terrorism in Europe to recent claims in Politico about defensive gun uses.  The segment was on from 7:15 to 7:30 PM on Friday, January 16th, 2015.


CPRC on WVON in Chicago for a lively discussion on black’s trust of police officers

10 Jan , 2015  

Maya Akai had John Lott on WVON, the big black talk radio station in Chicago, to discuss his findings that if you look at the rate that blacks report crimes to police it appears that blacks trust police more than most people believe. It was a very lively program, particularly the call-in part of the program.  …

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Dispelling myths about guns, CPRC on The Flipside with Michael Loftus

25 Dec , 2014  

One should watch the whole show, as Michael Loftus is a very amusing guy. John Lott’s interview starts at 11 minutes into the video and ends at 16:02. This show was broadcast on Tuesday, December 23, 2014.


CPRC discusses the debate over police and race with Steve Malzberg on News Max, Michigan Talk Network, and the Sandy Rios Show

23 Dec , 2014  

The interview with Steve Malzberg on Monday December 22nd, 2014 is available here.

The interview with the Michigan Talk Network on Monday , December 22nd, 2014 from 7:45 to 7:52 AM is available here.

The interview with the Sandy Rios Show on Monday , December 22nd, 2014 from 8:20 to 8:36 AM is available here.…