How many mass shootings will there be in 2023? This map shows where they occurred in the US

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Wednesday, January 25, 2023, 05:18

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SAN FRANCISCO – Mass shootings across the country has increased in recent years compared to pre-pandemic numbers.

There were:

  • 647 in 2022
  • 691 in 2021
  • 611 in 2020
  • 417 in 2019

The ABC7 Data Team created an interactive map showing mass shootings in 2023.

Data taken from Archive of gun violenceresearch team that uses more than 7,500 law enforcement, media, government and commercial sources to compile an updated list of mass shootings in the United States.

The organization defines a mass shooting as an incident in which four or more victims, other than the perpetrator, are shot or killed.

Take a look at the map below to see the number of injuries and deaths in each incident this year.

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How many mass shootings will there be in 2023? This map shows where they occurred in the US

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