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Police Seize Illegally Stored Guns in Blitz After Spike in Thefts
ABC News (Australia)
10 August 2014
A spike in gun thefts from rural properties has prompted a West Australian police crackdown on the storage of firearms by licensed owners.
During the two-week blitz, officers visited 400 properties, seizing more than 150 illegally stored guns…
It came after the theft of more than 70 guns from rural properties in the last 14 months…
Six people have been charged with failing to comply with safety regulations.