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21 April 2002

Sydney Morning Herald

Police patrolling the State's hottest crime spots will be given new powers to search for guns carried by gang members. The law change was foreshadowed yesterday by Premier Bob Carr while opening the new $6.5 million St George police station at Kogarah. We are going to give police increased clout to haul in guns, Mr Carr told an audience which included Police Minister Michael Costa and acting Police Commissioner Ken Moroney. There is a need for an even tougher police... (

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