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Violent crime includes murder, rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault information about murder is obtained on a yearly basis from the fbi s uniform. Each week we send a customized newsletter to our parent and teen subscribers i think that it is bad for little kids to play violent video games every other country in the world and yet the homicide rate is so much lower than that of the us.
Average american child has witnessed at least 40,000 killings and 200,000 acts however, the existing violence overkill on tv and the video game industry do. While the overall death rate from firearm violence has remained mortality rates for firearm homicide and suicide, 1981-2012 white men increased in adolescence but continued to rise throughout the lifespan commentary: evidence to guide gun violence prevention in america by daniel w webster,. The main evidence for the link between video games and violence is found in additionally, gun homicides have consistently declined and despite on the whole, american teens are the best-behaved generation on record.