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United Kingdom

16 February 2007

Guardian (UK) / PA

The Home Secretary has said he is looking at ways of strengthening the law and introducing tougher sentences to tackle gun crime and gang culture across the country. John Reid said the Metropolitan Police had begun a "concerted and focused" operation to target those responsible for the gun crime that has blighted south London in recent weeks. Mr Reid was speaking following a meeting with south London MPs, senior police officers and local government representatives to... (

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