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United Kingdom

25 August 2007

Telegraph (UK)

Handguns are the weapon of choice for criminals on the street and they are relatively easy to obtain, even for teenage gangs — the challenge for many is to get the ammunition. A system has grown up of "armourers" who source and adapt guns before selling them on to gang members. Once in the possession of the gang they are usually stored for later use, rather than carried around, and are shared among several members. Many of the guns are life-like replicas which... (

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