Find Gun Policy Facts

Armed violence prevention, gun control laws and the small arms trade:

Gun Policy News


7 May 2008

Courier-Mail (Brisbane)

A Gold Coast police officer allegedly stole a service pistol and swapped it with a drug trafficker for two surfboards, a court was told yesterday. The Glock .22 handgun later ended up in NSW in the hands of an alleged illegal arms dealer, Southport Magistrate's Court was told. Senior Constable Christopher Curtin faced a committal hearing at the court yesterday, charged with stealing with circumstances of aggravation because he was a Queensland Police Service... (

Read More: Courier-Mail (Brisbane)