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Canada

27 November 2006

Vancouver Province, Series

"Drive-by shooting rattles neighbours." "Surrey boy, 15, lucky to survive shooting." The headlines from the Vancouver suburbs tell the story. If you still think of gun violence as an inner-city problem, you're at least two years behind the times. In Abbotsford alone this year, there have been 11 shootings and police have seized more than 40 firearms. Sgt. Casey Vinet says he's alarmed not just by the number of guns police are finding in homes, bars and cars — but... (GunPolicy.org)

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