Gun Violence Climbing for Denver Teens

Colorado News

The number of children and teens killed by gun violence in Denver is rising, and so is the number of youth charged with gun-related crimes, The Denver Post reports today. The paper says, its analysis shows 15 teens and children have been shot and killed in Denver since the start of 2018.

Prosecutors say, over 100 teens were charged with gun possession in 2018, a large jump from 50 in 2015.

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