You Might Like

Does Campus Carry Lead to an Increase in Sexual Assaults?


Student For Concealed CarryHere are the bullet points on the debate over whether campus carry leads to an increased rate of on-campus sexual assault:

  • Campus carry opponents have taken to citing a study conducted by the Campaign to Keep Guns off Campus, to argue that campus carry leads to an increase in on-campus sexual assaults.
  • These campus carry opponents ignore the fact that the cited study (which was not peer-reviewed) acknowledges that its results certainly do not prove that concealed carry causes more crime.”
  • These campus carry opponents ignore or dismiss the fact that the campus carry policy working group at the University of Texas at Austin concluded, “The evidence does not in any way support the claim of a causal link between campus carry and an increased rate of sexual assault.”
  • These campus carry opponents argue, Given that Colorado and Utah shield the identities of concealed-carry license holders, there is no way to know if people who hold CHLs were the perpetrators of these acts of sexual violence”; however, that is not entirely true. In both Utah and Colorado, the unlicensed possession of a firearm on a college campus is a crime (a felony in Colorado, a Class A misdemeanor in Utah). Therefore, in any case in which criminal charges have been filed, it would be possible to look at both the police report and the charging documents and ascertain if the crime actually took place on a college campus (the Clery Act data used in the CKGOC study includes surrounding areas), if the suspect is reported to have used a handgun in the commission of the crime, and if the suspect was charged with the unlawful possession of a firearm on a college campus (indicating that the suspect did not possess a concealed handgun license, or CHL).
  • The campus carry opponents touting this campus-carry-leads-to-rape theory could take these extra steps to corroborate their claims, but they don’t want to because they know that no campus-carry college has reported a sexual assault in which an armed CHL holder was either the assailant or the victim.
  • According to the 1996-2013 conviction rates maintained by the Texas Department of Public Safety, Texas CHL holders were convicted of aggravated sexual assault at 1/6 the rate of unlicensed Texans (NOTE: that statistic includes all Texas children in the number of unlicensed Texans; the contrast is even greater when only adults are counted).

    123

  • According to licensing data maintained by the Texas Department of Public Safety, the rate of concealed handgun licensure among Texans age 18-23 was approximately 0.68% as of January 1, 2015.Scribd-2

About Students for Concealed Carry:

Students for Concealed Carry (SCC) is a national, non-partisan, grassroots organization comprising college students, faculty, staff, and concerned citizens who believe that holders of state-issued concealed handgun licenses should be allowed the same measure of personal protection on college campuses that current laws afford them virtually everywhere else. SCC is not affiliated with the NRA or any other organization. For more information on the debate over campus carry in Texas, visit WhyCampusCarry.com.

For more information on SCC, visit ConcealedCampus.org or Facebook.com/ConcealedCampus.

Previous Gun Violence or Violence?
Next [VIDEO] Is Open Carry Too Dangerous For African Americans?

48 Comments

  1. March 12, 2020

    Viagra Original Pas Cher [url=http://apcialisle.com/#]Buy Cialis[/url] Propecia Dosis Efectos Adversos Cialis Slut Load

  2. Excellent blog you have here.. It’s hard to find good
    quality writing like yours nowadays. I honestly appreciate people like
    you! Take care!!

  3. What’s up to all, how is the whole thing, I think every one is getting more from
    this site, and your views are good in favor of new users.

  4. hi!,I really like your writing so much! share we communicate extra about
    your post on AOL? I need an expert on this area to resolve
    my problem. May be that’s you! Looking forward to peer you.

  5. First of all I want to say superb blog! I had a quick question which I’d
    like to ask if you do not mind. I was curious to know how you center yourself
    and clear your mind prior to writing. I’ve had a difficult time clearing my thoughts
    in getting my ideas out. I do enjoy writing but it just seems like the
    first 10 to 15 minutes are wasted just trying to figure out how to begin. Any recommendations or hints?
    Many thanks!

  6. April 14, 2020

    Thank you.

    Youseful blog. Good post.

  7. April 16, 2020

    Cialis Levitra Viagra Compare [url=https://viacialisns.com/#]Cialis[/url] Order Periactin Cialis Viagra 100 Mg Costo

  8. ciprofloxacin 500mg antibiotics pill

    Does Campus Carry Lead to an Increase in Sexual Assaults? – Weapons Media

  9. April 26, 2020

    viagra samples

    Does Campus Carry Lead to an Increase in Sexual Assaults? – Weapons Media

  10. April 29, 2020

    normally leather [url=http://viacheapusa.com/#]viagra for sale in canada[/url] actually dirt deeply trust cheap viagra
    100mg free shipping finally designer viagra for sale in canada strongly preference http://viacheapusa.com/

  11. tylenol extra strength 500 mg

    Does Campus Carry Lead to an Increase in Sexual Assaults? – Weapons Media

  12. June 15, 2020

    lumigan price comparison https://www.jueriy.com/

  13. June 20, 2020

    Hello, this weekend is fastidious in favor of me, for the reason that this occasion i am
    reading this fantastic informative article here at my residence.

  14. June 21, 2020

    Valuable info. Lucky me I found your site by accident,
    and I’m surprised why this coincidence did not came about earlier!
    I bookmarked it.

  15. No matter if some one searches for his required
    thing, so he/she needs to be available that in detail, therefore that thing is maintained
    over here.

  16. My brother suggested I might like this website. He was once entirely right.
    This publish truly made my day. You can not believe just how much time I had spent for this info!
    Thanks!

  17. June 29, 2020

    Sweet blog! I found it while searching on Yahoo News.
    Do you have any suggestions on how to get listed in Yahoo News?
    I’ve been trying for a while but I never seem to get there!
    Appreciate it

  18. heasels
    July 13, 2020

    Buy Dutasteride Uk chizkack [url=https://acialisd.com/#]Cialis[/url] twiptody Como Comprar Cialis Discretamente Muckfeexuace online generic cialis illift Viagra Prix Conseille

  19. July 27, 2020

    I really like it when individuals get together and share thoughts.
    Great site, continue the good work!

  20. Simply want to say your article is as astounding. The clarity in your post is just nice and i could assume you’re
    an expert on this subject. Fine with your permission let me to grab your feed to
    keep up to date with forthcoming post. Thanks a million and please carry on the gratifying work.
    adreamoftrains content hosting

  21. generic cialis online pharmacy review https://wisig.org/

  22. August 6, 2020

    I visited multiple web sites except the audio quality for audio songs current at this
    web site is actually excellent.

  23. August 6, 2020

    Good info. Lucky me I came across your blog by accident (stumbleupon).

    I have book-marked it for later!

  24. buy hydroxychloroquine online

    Does Campus Carry Lead to an Increase in Sexual Assaults? – Weapons Media

  25. August 14, 2020

    When I initially left a comment I seem to have clicked the -Notify me when new comments are added- checkbox and now every time a comment is added I recieve 4 emails with the exact same comment. Perhaps there is a means you can remove me from that service? Appreciate it!

  26. August 14, 2020

    I am really glad to glance at this web site posts which consists of lots of useful data, thanks for providing these kinds of statistics.

  27. August 15, 2020

    I’ve been surfing online more than 4 hours today, yet I never found any interesting article like yours.

    It’s pretty worth enough for me. In my opinion, if all web owners and bloggers made good content as you did, the net will be much more
    useful than ever before.

  28. August 15, 2020

    Howdy! This article couldn’t be written much better!
    Looking at this post reminds me of my previous roommate!
    He always kept talking about this. I am going to send this article
    to him. Fairly certain he’ll have a good read. Many thanks for sharing!

  29. August 18, 2020

    Thanks for finally writing about > %blog_title% < Loved it!

  30. August 18, 2020

    Hi! Do you know if they make any plugins to help with SEO? I’m trying to get my blog to rank for some targeted keywords but I’m not seeing very good results. If you know of any please share. Kudos!

  31. August 19, 2020

    I pay a quick visit everyday some websites and sites to read articles or reviews, but this website provides quality based writing.

  32. August 19, 2020

    Have you ever thought about creating an ebook or guest authoring on other websites?
    I have a blog based upon on the same subjects you discuss
    and would really like to have you share some stories/information. I know my visitors would value your work.

    If you’re even remotely interested, feel free to shoot me an e-mail.

  33. August 20, 2020

    Hello, i think that i saw you visited my website so i came to “return the favor”.I am attempting to find things to improve my site!I suppose its ok to use some of your ideas!!

  34. August 20, 2020

    Greetings! This is my 1st comment here so I just wanted to give a quick shout out and tell you I truly enjoy reading your posts. Can you suggest any other blogs/websites/forums that cover the same subjects? Thanks a ton!

  35. August 20, 2020

    Hi there, just became alert to your weblog thru Google, and located that it is truly informative. I am going to watch out for brussels. I’ll appreciate in the event you continue this in future. Lots of other folks will be benefited from your writing. Cheers!

  36. August 20, 2020

    Aw, this was a really nice post. Taking the time and actual effort to produce a top notch article… but what can I say… I put things off a whole lot and never manage to get nearly anything done.

  37. August 21, 2020

    I love what you guys are up too. This type of clever work and reporting! Keep up the terrific works guys I’ve incorporated you guys to our blogroll.

  38. August 21, 2020

    Hi there! I simply want to offer you a huge thumbs up for the excellent information you have got here on this post. I will be returning to your site for more soon.

  39. August 21, 2020

    price of januvia 50 mg http://lm360.us/

  40. August 25, 2020

    I think the admin of this site is actually working hard in favor of his web site, since here every stuff is
    quality based information. 32hvAj4 cheap flights

  41. August 27, 2020

    Ahaa, its good dialogue on the topic of this post here at this
    website, I have read all that, so now me also commenting here.

  42. August 28, 2020

    Thanks a lot for sharing this with all folks you really know what you are speaking approximately!
    Bookmarked. Please additionally talk over with my
    website =). We will have a hyperlink alternate agreement among us

  43. August 31, 2020

    generic amoxicillin 500 mg https://amoxycillin1st.com/

  44. August 31, 2020

    My partner and I stumbled over here different web page and thought I should
    check things out. I like what I see so i am just following you.

    Look forward to finding out about your web page repeatedly.

  45. September 4, 2020

    cephalexin for sale https://keflex.webbfenix.com/

  46. September 14, 2020

    azithromycin dosage https://azithromycinx250.com/

  47. September 18, 2020

    viagra for men for sale

    Does Campus Carry Lead to an Increase in Sexual Assaults? – Weapons Media

  48. September 20, 2020

    droga5.net http://droga5.net/

Leave a reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *