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United Kingdom

17 March 2016

BBC News

Gangs, turf warfare and drugs have been blamed for the growing number of firearms in Northamptonshire. In the last five years county officers responded to more than 1,100 incidents involving a firearm and seized more than 2,700 of the weapons. Police said guns have become more available online and there are a number of gangs using guns in the county. The force said it is currently working hard in towns like Northampton and Wellingborough to reduce gang... (

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