California, which has some of the nation’s lowest suicide rates, also has some of the nation’s toughest gun laws. Gun owners, for instance, must undergo background checks before buying ammunition, and authorities can temporarily seize the firearms of those deemed a danger to themselves or others.
California, which has some of the nation’s lowest suicide rates, also has some of the nation’s toughest gun laws. Gun owners, for instance, must undergo background checks before buying ammunition, and authorities can temporarily seize the firearms of those deemed a danger to themselves or others. Randy Pench rpench@sacbee.com
California, which has some of the nation’s lowest suicide rates, also has some of the nation’s toughest gun laws. Gun owners, for instance, must undergo background checks before buying ammunition, and authorities can temporarily seize the firearms of those deemed a danger to themselves or others. Randy Pench rpench@sacbee.com

California’s suicide rate is among America’s lowest – maybe because we control guns

June 09, 2018 08:00 AM