The National Violence Prevention Network
is a broad coalition dedicated to building awareness for
the National Violent Death Reporting System (NVDRS) and
expanding the NVDRS to all 50 states, U.S. territories
and the District of Columbia.
Currently, NVDRS operates in 42 states. Two additional
states, Tennessee and Texas , have been approved
for participation in NVDRS, but have not been funded. The
remaining states continue to express
interest in joining NVDRS.
More than three-quarters of the country have NVDRS coverage,
leaving 10 states without the ability to
learn about trends in their state and share vital data that
provides a clear direction for violence prevention policies.
NVDRS operates in 32 states:
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