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New Zealand

6 November 2012

New Zealand Herald

Hundreds of illegal firearms are being seized each year in police raids - but there is no record of how many guns are stolen to fuel the black market. New figures show 325 firearms were seized in the financial year to June, the lowest number in the past five years and down from a peak of 1146 the previous year. Most of the illegal firearms are stolen in residential burglaries or from collectors by organised criminal groups, police documents released under the Official... (

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