Citizens Crime Commission of New York City

A non-partisan non-profit organization working to make criminal justice
and public safety policies and practices more effective through innovation,
research, and education.
September 30, 2014
Brooklyn DA Thompson sets up hate crimes unit
» read the Wall Street Journal article

September 29, 2014
Demilitarize towns, help fund the NYPD
» read the Daily News op-ed

August 22, 2014
NY1 segment: Fatal 1964 Incident Sparked Days of Riots in Harlem
» watch the NY1 video

August 13, 2014
Aborn: "The future of our criminal justice system must be rooted in attention on the causes of violence"
» read the press release

August 5, 2014
Cruelty to adolescents at Rikers Island will ruin the lives of thousands
» read the Daily News op-ed

August 4, 2014
Aborn: Brady "courageous and effective fighter" who "saved the lives of countless Americans"
» read the press release

Mass shootings have taken place consistently throughout American history, in every region of the country. Over the last 30 years, however, large-capacity ammunition magazines—which hold more than 10 rounds—have proliferated, allowing assailants to become much more destructive. A new Crime Commission analysis shows, the results have been deadly for Americans. It's time to reinstitute the federal ban on large-capacity ammunition magazines.

» read the "Mayhem Multiplied" report
» read the Newsday op-ed
» Large-Capacity Ammunition Magazines Initiative
» Mass Shooting Incidents in America
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