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United Kingdom

22 January 2006

Independent (UK)

Record levels of gun crime are being blamed on the fact that more people than ever are carrying firearms as fashion accessories. Figures published this week by the Home Office are expected to show that offences involving guns have soared by as much as 50 per cent in some parts of the country. The greatest rises have been in the number of people found in possession of firearms and in the number of attempted murders. Nearly half of police forces surveyed by The... (

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