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Canada

13 June 2012

Vancouver Sun (British Columbia)

Double-killer Angus Mitchell was likely issued his firearms licence without a check of the database that records encounters with police where no criminal charges are laid. RCMP Sgt. Greg Cox confirmed from Ottawa Tuesday the Police Records Information Management Environment (PRIME) database is not routinely checked before someone is issued a firearms licence. Cox said generally, only the Canadian Police Information Centre (CPIC) database is searched, which records... (GunPolicy.org)

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