Detroit police chief says legal gun ownership deters crime

According to the article, Detroit Police Chief James Craig credits armed citizens for the drop in crime:

  • Detroit has experienced 37 percent fewer robberies than it did last year
  • 22 percent fewer break-ins of businesses and homes
  • 30 percent fewer carjackings in 2014 than during the same period last year

The Washington Times: Detroit police chief: ‘No question in my mind’ legal gun ownership deters crime

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crime deterent

Legal gun ownership is a crime deterent as preoven by testimonies of those who witnessed it. In the Philippines the PNP contradicts this US police officer by making it so hard if not impossible to purchase firearms to date because of their anti gun policies.

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