Citation(s) from the GunPolicy.org literature library
Pitcairn. 2003 ‘General Powers of Search, Seizure and Examination.’ Local Government (Firearms Control) Regulations; Section 29 (Part IV). Pitcairn: Island Council of Pitcairn, Henderson, Ducie and Oeno Islands. 28 March
General Powers of Search, Seizure and Examination
Where there are reasonable grounds for suspecting that any offence under these Regulations has been, is being or is about to be committed on any premises, a police officer may --
(a) enter such premises at any time, if necessary by force, and search the same and every person found there;
(b) seize and detain any firearm or ammunition which he or she may find on such premises or on any such person found there, which he or she has reasonable grounds for suspecting has been, is being or is about to be used contrary to any provision of these Regulations.