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United Kingdom

15 May 2007

BBC News

Tougher rules are needed to prevent licensed firearms being used in fatal shootings, the head of the Independent Police Complaints Commission says. Nick Hardwick is due to raise the issue in a speech at the conference of the Police Federation of England and Wales. He is expected to express concern over about 12 suicides or murders where licences should have been revoked. The IPCC is looking into a shooting in Shrewsbury where an officer was killed by a man with a... (

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