Armed With Knowledge

Dr. Garen Wintemute in his office at the University of California Firearm Violence Research Center on April 17

The number of gun-related deaths per year in America is now at its highest point in the last 30 years. But in California, in that same time frame, the numbers have fallen by nearly 30 percent—due in no small part to the relentless efforts of Dr. Garen Wintemute, a Sacramento physician who employs science and data to help implement pioneering gun violence legislation.

Via Sactown Magazine