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Waterman, Snr Sgt S W. 1987 ‘Firearms - Is it a Police Responsibility?.’ Research Lecture Paper, Victoria Police College Inspector's Course No. 51, 1986 (Attached at Appendix 'A' to the Newgreen Report). Melbourne: Victoria Police College. 26 February
1): "In the last official survey in 1975 carried out by the Australian Bureau of Statistics [General Social Survey, 1975 p3] there were estimated to be 1,354,700 firearms in Australia and 238,200 in Victoria."