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Mayor Bynum declares June 2 'National Gun Violence Awareness Day' in Tulsa

Some of the 126 guns seized by TPD
Posted at 12:33 PM, Jun 02, 2023

TULSA, Okla. — "National Gun Violence Awareness Day" began in 2015 to honor Hadiya Pendleton, a Chicago teenager who was shot and killed on a playground in January 2013, and every victim of gun violence.

Friday, Tulsa Mayor G.T. Bynum joined hundreds of cities across the country in declaring June 2 "National Gun Violence Awareness Day."

Bynum's proclamation reads:

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