Re "Only a broad approach to gun violence will work" (Editorials, Feb. 5): Gun violence has gotten worse in America.
Innocent children and adults are killed, and this needs to stop. Why has it taken the government so long to protect people? This will become an epidemic unless law enforcement acts.
Gun violence is not caused by video games. Many people in society suffer from mental illness. The government needs to assure treatment for people with people with mental illness. I am a student. Metal detectors, pat downs and K-9 patrols should be on all campuses, shopping malls and theaters.
-- Gavell Hunter, Sacramento
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