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Australia

30 April 2010

Advertiser (Adelaide)

More than 10,500 Victorian police officers are expected to be armed with semi-automatic guns in early 2012. The police force announced yesterday that a Smith & Wesson .40 calibre semi-automatic pistol had been selected as its new gun. The guns will be imported from the US and are expected to be in the hands of operational police in the "first quarter" of 2012, police Deputy Commissioner Kieran Walshe said yesterday. The selection followed an independent and extensive... (GunPolicy.org)

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