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Gun Policy News, 17 June 1999

United Kingdom

17 June 1999

Telegraph (UK)

A system that will enable forensic scientists to look at a bullet and know which gun fired it has been developed by a laser company. Neuman MicroTechnologies in New Hampshire has developed micromachining technologies to etch tiny identification marks inside hand weapons. The mark could be the weapon's serial number or another unique pattern that would let police consult a central register and match the spent shell directly with the gun that fired it. "As a bullet is... (GunPolicy.org)

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