Local Gun Violence Data & Findings: St. Petersburg and Pinellas County FL

By studying the local impact of gun violence, identifying best practices and collaborating with community stakeholders, we can identify solutions that can “move the needle” here in Pinellas County.  To study local impact, we’ve provided concise analysis – and the data that backs it up – from links below.

Violent Crime & Firearm Use in St. Petersburg & Pinellas County
Suicides & Firearms in St. Petersburg, Pinellas County and Florida
Domestic Violence & Firearms in St. Petersburg

All data was collected from the Centers for Disease Control, FL Health Charts, FL Department of Law Enforcement and the St. Petersburg Police Department.  Data was analyzed by members of the LWVSPA gun safety action team in September 2018.