Find Gun Policy Facts

Armed violence prevention, gun control laws and the small arms trade:

Gun Policy News

United States

31 October 2002

Salt Lake Tribune (Utah)

College students who own guns are more prone to behaviors that put themselves and others in harm's way, such as binge drinking and drunken driving, according to a new Harvard study. "Guns are more prevalent [on college campuses] than many would suspect. We don't know how guns are used on campus; whether people use them for their own protection or to threaten others," said Matthew Miller, the study's lead author and associate director of the Harvard Injury Control... (

Read More: Salt Lake Tribune (Utah)