Shooting Stars / Window Pain

Artist: Margi Luttrell

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The bullet shattered, window (site of a gun), looks out to the stars that represent people killed by gun violence. The tree of life is hope for transformation.

36,000 Americans are killed by guns each year – an average of 100 per day

Suicides 61%/Homicides 35% / Law Enforcement 1.4% / Unintentional 1.3%/ Undetermined 0.8%

100,000 Americans are shot and injured each year

Assaults 75% / Unintentional 20% / Suicide Attempts <5% / Law Enforcement < 2%

These statistics and more were found online from Giffords Law Center lawcenter.giffords.org/facts/gun-violence-statistics/