Citation(s) from the GunPolicy.org literature library
New Zealand. 2007 ‘Statement on Stockpile Management.’ National Report of New Zealand 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). New York, NY: Permanent Mission of New Zealand to the United Nations. 15 July
Statement on Stockpile Management
Research into small arms and light weapons in the Pacific has clearly demonstrated that the key problem in our region is not illicit trafficking but rather leakage of legally acquired police and defence force weaponry.
That includes confiscated weapons, both those related to criminal investigations and customs seizures…