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New York Scores High for Its Strong Gun Laws

New York Scores High for Its Strong Gun Laws

The Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence has issued its 2016 Gun Law State Scorecard, and New York State again ranked high on the list for strong gun laws, with an A-... Read More
NYAGV Statement on the Passing of Detective Steven McDonald

NYAGV Statement on the Passing of Detective Steven McDonald

New Yorkers Against Gun Violence (NYAGV) today joins the New York City Police Department and fellow New Yorkers in mourning the passing of Detective Steven McDonald and in extending our deepest... Read More
Act Now to Keep Gun Shows Out of Westchester

Act Now to Keep Gun Shows Out of Westchester

Following a four-year hiatus after the Sandy Hook school massacre, Westchester County Executive Robert Astorino is again allowing gun shows at our county’s taxpayer-supported facilities. Please tell Westchester County’s elected officials... Read More
National Vigils to #EndGunViolence - Join us 12/14 - 12/18

National Vigils to #EndGunViolence – Join us 12/14 – 12/18

It’s been four years since the Sandy Hook massacre and Congress has failed to act to protect American citizens from gun violence. Please join NYAGV and other gun violence prevention... Read More
Thanks for joining NYAGV for the Walk Over the Hudson!

Thanks for joining NYAGV for the Walk Over the Hudson!

Thanks to all who came out and joined NYAGV and other gun violence prevention groups for the Walk Over the Hudson for Gun Sense October 24 in Poughkeepsie.  We were thrilled... Read More
This holiday, give the gift of NYAGV.

This holiday, give the gift of NYAGV.

For just $35, you can give a truly meaningful gift: A membership in NYAGV.  Read More
Will you help build a safer New York?

Will you help build a safer New York?

With your help and support, this past year NYAGV was able to reach more New Yorkers all over the state to educate them about gun violence and what they can do to... Read More
Illegal Guns Endanger Police as Shootings Spike

Illegal Guns Endanger Police as Shootings Spike

The danger of too many guns in our nation’s streets has a deadly impact on both civilians and law enforcement. Last week the nation reached the unacceptable tally of 56 law enforcement officers... Read More