Does Having A Gun Make You More Safe?

, Written by Travis Koch, Posted: Thu, January 31 2013 at 6:40 PM, Updated: Thu, January 31 2013 at 7:42 PM

Seldom has the question been asked within the means of the gun talks. That is until recent mass shootings across the United States revamped the gun debate. Does Having a gun make a person more safe? There's no one answer, but according to medical research from Harvard, the answer suggests a person may be less safe.

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Travis Koch

News at Sunrise Co-Anchor Travis Koch started his career as a filmmaker. He wrote and directed documentaries about traveling and extreme sports.

Among his many life experiences, he was a dog musher in Alaska and a baker in Minnesota. Travis began his career at NBC5 News as a weekend photographer and has continued to follow his dreams in television broadcasting and multimedia.

Catch Travis co-anchoring with Taelor Rian weekdays on NBC 5 News at Sunrise starting at 5:30am.

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