Michigan State University main website

April Zeoli

Keeping Guns Away From Potential Mass Shooters

Thursday, January 23, 2020

The United States currently averages 20 mass shootings per year. Researchers from Michigan State University measured the extent to which mass shootings are committed by domestic violence perpetrators,…

Read More

Research Reveals U.S. Firearm Deaths Rose Sharply in Recent Years

Monday, October 14, 2019
gun

The rate at which Americans died from firearm injuries increased sharply starting in 2015, according to new research from Michigan State University, University of Michigan and University of…

Read More

NIH Funds Research Consortium to Address Firearm Deaths Among U.S. Children and Teens

Monday, April 23, 2018

April Zeoli, associate professor in Michigan State University’s School of Criminal Justice and consultant on the grant, is leading the policy analysis team and investigating the role of…

Read More

Broader Gun Restrictions Mean Fewer Intimate Partner Homicides

Wednesday, November 29, 2017
April Zeoli, assistant professor of criminal justice, discusses her research on Monday October 29, 2012.

State laws that restrict gun ownership among domestic abusers and others with violent histories appear to significantly reduce intimate partner homicides, indicates a groundbreaking national study led by…

Read More

Can Science Predict Gang Killings?

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Gang slayings move in a systematic pattern over time, spreading from one vulnerable area to the next like a disease, finds a groundbreaking study by Michigan State University…

Read More