PolitiFact Check: Are Americans More Likely To Be Shot And Killed Than Those In Other Countries?

Jun 15, 2017

Candidate for California governor Gavin Newsom recently said Americans are 25 times more likely to be shot and killed than others in developed countries.  Capital Public Radio's PolitiFact reporter Chris Nichols fact-checked this claim as part of our Tracking The Truth series, which examines statements in the 2018 governor's race.