Why Do Guns Cause Crime

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Crime and guns. The two seem to go together. But are the two really connected? Do guns lead to crime? And if that’s the case does stopping people from getting guns and using them actually stop crime? These are the things many people think of before starting to actually make laws to restrict the purchase and use of guns. The debate over gun control is nothing new. Guns are extremely powerful and dangerous weapons. They can cause death and harm a lot of things and can be used to defend and protect or to threaten and kill. Either way guns are very powerful. So why is gun control such a big debate? In order to answer that we have to look at statistics of gun ownership and death because of guns. All US households own at least one gun, nearly
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