Some Words About Gun Safety

According to the “Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence," accidental gun deaths accounted for three percent of total deaths in 1998. Today, accidental deaths from firearms are at an all time low, according to the NRA-ILA, the lobbying arm of the National Rifle Association. This, they say, is mainly due to education about firearm safety.

In this video segment, Steven Botcher, police academy cadet, goes over the basics of gun safety.

Whether you agree with gun use or not, it's not a bad idea to know how to be safe with one. The fact is that it's the constitutional right of every American to bear arms, so knowledge of safety procedures can only help the issue.