Upcoming Events & News of Interest

Law Enforcement and Smart Guns Symposium in Washington, DC

It’s no secret that law enforcement is a dangerous occupation.  According to  estimates by the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund approximately 130 officers will be killed in the line of duty this year with firearms along with traffic related accidents...

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May 16, 2017 – Spring Luncheon

On behalf of the Board of Washington Ceasefire we thank you for attending this, our 34th annual luncheon. Gun violence is a critically important but challenging public health issue that has claimed over two million victims since the start of the new millennium a...

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West Coast Wall Campaign

Washington Ceasefire and Ceasefire Oregon Team Up to Ban Sales of New Assault Weapons on West Coast and Limit Ammunition Magazine Clips to Ten Bullets– Two state legislative push looks to extends current ban in California Partners include Equal Rights Washington New...

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International Smart Gun Symposium

January 21, 2016 Contact Info Ralph Fascitelli President Washington Ceasefire Ralphfascitelli@gmail.com 206-369-2612 International Smart Gun Symposium in February Attracts Leading Issue Luminaries and Developers; Builds on President Obama’s Recent Endorsement of Smart...

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Want Fewer Murders? Tax Guns and Ammo

The Daily Beast A novel approach to curbing gun crimes in Seattle looks to sidestep legal battles with the NRA. With a new national push to combat gun violence, the city of Seattle has begun to tax firearms and ammunition in an audaciously creative way to get around...

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