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Australia

1 October 2008

Australian Associated Press

Victoria Police are holding a firearms and weapons amnesty this month to coincide with Community Safety Month. People with any unwanted or illegal firearms or weapons are encouraged to surrender them to their local police station, without penalty. Deputy Commissioner Kieran Walshe said the amnesty was about addressing potential weapon issues early on, while also offering assistance to people who may wish to dispose of firearms they no longer use. "This is a proactive... (GunPolicy.org)

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