Find Gun Policy Facts

Armed violence prevention, gun control laws and the small arms trade:

Gun Policy News


27 August 2012

Brisbane Times (Queensland)

More people will die as a result of gun crime if the Newman government carries through on a plan to reduce red tape for gun owners, the Queensland Police Union says. The stark warning came as Premier Campbell Newman sought to reassure the community, saying that while the government was examining the gun licence renewal process it would not relax ownership rules. Firearms dealers, sporting shooters and hunters are represented on a new Newman government committee... (

Read More: Brisbane Times (Queensland)