NRA armed police schools call

The CEO of US gun lobby the NRA has defended his comments after the Sandy Hook shootings. In his first TV interview since the tragedy, Wayne LaPierre repeated: "The only way to stop a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun".

View all 19 updates ›

NRA: 'The only thing that can stop a bad guy with a gun, is a good guy with a gun'

NRA Chief Executive Wayne LaPierre has told a news conference that lives could have been saved at Sandy Hook Elementary School if security at the school had been armed.

He also told reporters: "The only thing that can stop a bad guy with a gun, is a good guy with a gun."

More top news