Report: Guns Used 199X More Often to Stop Crime Than to Kill

Number of times guns used to stop crime greatly overshadows their misuse by criminals

A gun control group claims 12,558 people were shot and killed in 2014, but since guns are used to stop an estimated 2.5 million crimes a year, that means guns are used 199 times more often to prevent crime than to kill, as journalist Kit Daniels explains.