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Peru. 2012 ‘Destruction of Firearms (Destrucción de armas).’ National Report of Peru on its Implementation of the United Nations Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects (UNPoA); Section 6, p. 19. New York, NY: Permanent Mission of Peru to the United Nations. 1 January

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13.2. ¿Qué medidas se adoptaron en relación con las armas pequeñas y las armas
ligeras encontradas, expropiadas o confiscadas?

Se adoptaron las siguientes medidas:

a) Almacenamiento en condiciones seguras en espera de nuevas medidas.
c) Inclusión en registros o inventarios.
d) Destrucción…

Destrucción de armas…

Armamento destruido por la DICSCAMEC durante el 2010-2011, con el método de la fundición:

TIPO DE ARMA: 2010 - 2011
Carabinas: 86 - 34
Escopetas: 363 - 92
Pistolas: 237 - 236
Revólver: 566 - 602
Pistola semiautomática: 0 - 0
Fusil: 16 - 0
Fabricación casera: 1,517 - 838
Arma de fogueo: 275 - 197
Arma de juguete: 71 - 38
Arma neumática: 33 - 30
Pistola ametralladora: 4 - 0

TOTAL: 3,168 - 2,067

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13.2 What action was taken with respect to the small arms and light weapons found, seize or confiscated?

The following measure were adopted:

a) Stored securely pending further action
c) Registered or recorded
d) Destroyed

Destruction of Firearms

Armament destroyed by DICSCAMEC during 2010-2011, by smelting:

Type of Weapon: 2010 - 2011
Carbine: 86 - 34
Shotgun: 363 - 92
Pistol: 237 - 236
Revolver: 566 - 602
Semi-automatic pistol: 0 - 0
Rifle: 16 - 0
Home-made: 1,517 - 838
Practice gun: 275 - 197
Toy gun: 71 - 38
Pneumatic weapon: 33 - 30
Submachine gun: 4 - 0

TOTAL: 3,168 - 2,067

[DICSCAMEC = Department for the Control of Security Services, Arms, Ammunition and Explosives for civilian use]

ID: Q10171

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