Mental Illness and Gun Control


by Gretchen Parsons

Sometimes without treatment, people who are seriously mentally unstable can be a danger to themselves and to the public.

But the issue of preventing those individuals from obtaining firearms poses a difficult task.
In part one of gun control and mental illness i speak with Alaskans to find out their thoughts when it comes to gun control and speak with officials about resources for mental health.


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