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OUR MISSION

Colorado Ceasefire is the longest serving statewide, grassroots gun violence prevention organization in the State of Colorado. We are parents, teachers, students, community members, gun violence survivors and more who have been working for nearly twenty years to prevent and reduce gun violence in Colorado through education, outreach and legislative advocacy. Our efforts are making a difference.  

Latest News

Sandy Hook Elementary School: 10 Years Later

On December 14, 2012 twenty-seven innocent lives were taken at Sandy Hook Elementary due to a horrendous act of gun violence. Much to our continued heartbreak, countless other school shootings have followed.

Join us in community with Colorado Ceasefire and Colorado Faith Communities United to End Gun Violence (CFCU) Wednesday, December 14 from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. We will meet at the First Baptist Church Denver (1373 Grant Street, Denver. Colo., near the south side of the Colorado State Capitol).

We will commemorate the many lives that have been unfairly lost due to gun violence.

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Legislative Update

Good News! The Vote Without Fear Act has been signed by Gov. Polis, and revisions to a bill regarding guns in the hands of criminals has gone to the governor to sign.

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ERPO SAVES LIVES

About ERPO

If you’re worried about the emotional state of a loved one who has a gun,  learn how ERPO can help.

STATISTICS

GUN VIOLENCE IN COLORADO


In 2019, gunfire took the lives of 836 individuals.

This is a decrease of 5.5% from 2018.

Suicides comprised 76% of gun deaths.

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ACT

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Commonsense gun laws save lives.
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OUR WORK

Since 2000,  Colorado Ceasefire has earned a reputation as the preeminent  source of research, legislation  and information on gun violence prevention in Colorado.  Take a look at some of the important work we’re doing in the State.

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ACTION ALERT

TELL CORY GARDNER TO PASS BACKGROUND CHECKS

Colorado’s U.S. Senator Cory  Gardner has accepted hundreds of thousands of dollars from the NRA.  That might be one reason he has not acted on the bill to require universal background checks on gun sales nationwide.  Let him know you want him to act.