Citation(s) from the GunPolicy.org literature library
NSW. 2009 ‘Firearms Amnesty, 2009.’ New South Wales Police Annual Report 2008-2009 (Section 3), p.39. Sydney: New South Wales Police Force. 31 October
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A three month firearms amnesty was conducted from 1 March to 31 May 2009 to target unregistered firearms and ensure that registered firearms are being safely stored within the community.
In excess of 8,000 firearms and other related items were surrendered at police stations and more than 24,000 firearm registration applications were received and processed during the amnesty…