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Resource ID: #16015
Subject: Guns
Source: ABC News 20/20
Date: May 21, 1999



In an investigation done months before the Columbine shootings, 20/20 revealed "what children know about guns in their homes, and what their parents think they know. The conclusion: a startling number of kids can find the loaded guns in their homes, and at their neighbors." 20/20 showed what children do when they come across a gun in a hidden-camera segment. "In an experiment based on a psychological study, guns -- unloaded and disabled -- were left in a room where children would find them."

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