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26 November 2006

Vancouver Province, Series

Any day now, law enforcement officials will log one of the Lower Mainland's most chilling statistics of the year — the 1,000th firearm either used in a crime or seized by police since Jan. 1. This is the first year police departments in the Vancouver area have co-operated in a new system of recording gun-related incidents. What they've found should be unsettling to anyone who still thinks of gun violence as an American problem. Even before Thursday's shooting in... (

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