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Peru. 2016 ‘Collection (Recogida).’ National Report of Peru on its Implementation of the United Nations Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects (UNPoA); Section 6, p. 5. New York NY: Permanent Mission of Peru to the United Nations. 10 May

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Sección 6: Confiscación, Expropiación y Recogida

Recogida

14. ¿Ha recogido su país durante el período sobre el que se informa algún tipo de armas pequeñas y armas ligeras? SI…

14.2. ¿Cuántas armas pequeñas y armas ligeras se recogieron?

Desde el 2015 hasta la fecha, la SUCAMEC ha incautado 2825 armas de fuego como parte de las acciones de control administrativas. Durante el 2015, 3971 armas de fuego fueron incautadas como producto delincuencial.

14.3. ¿Qué medidas se adoptaron en relación con las armas pequeñas y las armas ligeras recogidas? (Seleccione las opciones correspondientes)

a) Almacenamiento en condiciones seguras en espera de nuevas medidas: SI
b) Marcaje: [No respuesta]
c) Inclusión en registros o inventarios: SI
d) Destrucción: SI
e) Otras medidas: [No respuesta]…

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Section 6: Confiscation, Seizure and Collection

Collection

14. During the reporting period, did your country collect any SALW? YES…

14.2. How many SALW were collected?

From 2015 to date, SUCAMEC has seized 2,825 firearms as part of administrative control actions. During 2015, 3,971 firearms were seized as products from criminality.

14.3. What action was taken with respect to the SALW found, seize or confiscated (check relevant boxes)?

a) Stored securely pending further action: YES
b) Marked: [No response]
c) Registered or recorded: YES
d) Destroyed: YES
e) Other: [No response]…

[SALW = Small Arms and Light Weapons; SUCAMEC = National Authority for the Control of Security Services, Firearms, Ammunition and Explosives for Civilian Use]

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