Citation(s) from the Gun Policy News media archive
Dominican Republic to Launch Disarmament Campaign
Initiative comes after local church leaders helped authorities collect 2,000 firearms last year.
14 April 2014
An independent study published in September 2013 showed… a proliferation in the numbers of weapons – both legally obtained and illicit…
[T]he number of legally obtained weapons rose to 206,707 in 2011 from 30,516 in 2000.
[T]he number of weapons – both in the hands of the military and civilians – exceeds 750,000 nationwide…