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16 May 2011

Metro Halifax (Canada)

Guns used in crimes — like the 26 shootings in HRM so far this year — are overwhelmingly homegrown, police say. Halifax Regional Police and Halifax RCMP say they seized 129 crime guns in 2010, and were able to track roughly half of them. They discovered 53 were from Canada and seven were smuggled across the border. In many other areas of Canada it's the other way around. Const. Brian Palmeter with HRP said several of those guns were stolen from legitimate gun... (

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