Mass Shootings in the US During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Peña, P. and Jena, A. (2021). Mass Shootings in the US During the COVID-19 Pandemic. JAMA Network Open. 4(9):e2125388.
The authors of this article analyzed data on U.S. mass shootings to understand how the COVID-19 pandemic impacted their frequency. They found increases in mass shootings associated with the pandemic, indicating mass shootings are influenced by social factors.