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30 April 2010

Age (Melbourne) / AAP

Victoria Police will swap its antiquated revolvers for semi-automatic pistols, bringing it into line with every other police force in the nation. More than 10 years after New South Wales and Queensland switched to semi-automatic pistols, Victoria will follow with the new rapid-fire guns, to be in police holsters by 2012. It was a pledge former police chief commissioner Christine Nixon made in 2008, saying most of the force would have the pistols by the end of that... (

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