Back up a miniute, I have no idea if any shooter in those top-five shootings had a criminal record or not.<quoted text>No kidding sherlock, but restricting lawful gun owners won't stop crime either. It will increase it.
If they did, most likely they would have not gotten the guns legally.
No One exspects any law two be fool proof.....
And no one but Repulicans think this gun violance problem going on in this country will improve by not doing DAMN thing about it.
One can almost imangine that you people see yourselfs, as immune to gun violance.
Data analysis of crime gun databases showed that 70% of guns recovered at crime scenes in Virgina were purchased within one year of the crime, suggesting that in some cases guns are purchased with the intent to commit a crime or murder.