Citation(s) from the GunPolicy.org literature library
Alpers, Philip and Barbara Morgan. 1995 ‘Firearm Homicide in New Zealand: Victims, Perpetrators and their Weapons 1992-94.’ National Conference of the Public Health Association of New Zealand, p. 4. Dunedin: Public Health Association of New Zealand. 29 June
Storage And Theft
When asked how many firearms are taken in thefts each year, Police Headquarters report they have no way of knowing and cannot provide an estimate. In the absence of universal firearm registration, little can be done to trace long guns in New Zealand.