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Latvia. 2014 ‘Confiscation and Seizure.’ National Report of Latvia 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. 6. New York NY: Permanent Mission of Latvia to the United Nations. 2 March
Section 6: Confiscation, Seizure and Collection
Confiscation and seizure
13. During the reporting period, has your country found, seized or confiscated any SALW under its jurisdiction? YES
13.1. How many SALW were found, seized or confiscated?
According to the statistics of the Ministry of the Interior, 72 illegal SALW were seized by the State police in 2012. In 2013, 12 SALW were seized in the period from January to September.
[SALW = Small Arms and Light Weapons]
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