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Australia

26 May 2009

Daily Telegraph (Sydney)

More than 3000 guns have been handed in to police in a state-wide firearms amnesty. Cootamundra residents handed in more illegal weapons than any other police district. NSW police said 3299 firearms were handed in during the amnesty which runs until May 31. Cootamundra police collected 200 guns from a population of about 7000. Around NSW, police have received 75 replica firearms, 777 rounds of ammunition, 157 firearm parts and 112 telescopic sights during the... (GunPolicy.org)

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