February 2013 Gun Violence in King County More than 31,000 people in the U.S. are killed by gun violence each year. In King County, the death toll from guns is more than 125 people a year. More people in King County die from gun violence than motor vehicle crashes.
August 2005 Report: A profile of pedestrian fatalities in King County, Washington 2000 2003 An average of 26 pedestrians die in King County each year as a result of crashes involving motor vehicles, according to this report by Public Health - Seattle & King County. This report calls for increased pedestrian safety education and enforcement activities, in addition to convening partners to further explore and address pedestrian safety issues.
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