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United Kingdom

12 January 2009

Liverpool Daily Echo

The number of guns recovered in two Liverpool estates hit by teenage gang crime nearly doubled in two years. It is three times more likely a hidden firearm will be seized in Croxteth than neighbouring Norris Green. New figures obtained by the ECHO revealed police discovered 16 guns in L11 and L12 this year, compared with nine two years before that. Among the illegal haul were a sub-machine gun, revolvers and rifles. Statistics obtained under the Freedom of... (

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