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Akao, Wilfred and Philip Alpers. 2003 ‘Notes of interview.’ Deputy Commissioner, Operations, Royal Solomon Islands Police. Tokyo: GunPolicy.org. 22 January
Before the troubles there were 800 licensed owners with 700-800 guns.
Most gun owners were former civil servants and trusted leaders.
[Notes of interview between Deputy Commissioner Akao and Philip Alpers, UNPoA regional small arms seminar, Tokyo]