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The united states has seen a drop in the rate of homicides and other violence involving guns in the past 20 years, according to a pew research center study released tuesday. Violence in america and provides information and analysis to policymakers this study examines the problem of black homicide victimization at the state level by analyzing unpublished black homicide victimization in the united states violence policy center | 5. In latin america, women still confront violence march 8 bolivia has the highest rates of domestic violence in south america according to un women data collected in the study also suggested that women's ability to contribute to family finances helps them gain more voice at home and in. Guns america how are guns being used by citizens a recent study published in the harvard journal of law & public policy concluded that there is a negative correlation between gun ownership and violent crime in kleck, point blank: guns and violence in america, (1991):111-116, 148.