The number of Michigan teenagers killed by homicide jumped by 70% from 50 in 2019 to 85 in 2020. That’s more than double the 31% increase of all homicides for the same period, according to the FBI’s recent Uniform Crime Report.

Read the full article here from The Detroit News on November 7, 2021 including interview with Marc Zimmerman, Co-Director of the Institute for Firearm Injury Prevention.