Citation(s) from the GunPolicy.org literature library
Portugal. 2012 ‘Confiscation and Seizure.’ National Report of Portugal on its Implementation of the United Nations Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects (UNPoA); Section 6, p. 6. New York NY: Permanent Mission of Portugal to the United Nations. 27 March
Confiscation and seizure
13. During the reporting period, has your country found, seized or confiscated any SALW under its jurisdiction? YES
13.1 How many SALW were found, seized or confiscated?
In 2011, 4,150 weapons were seized and 2,573 weapons were found. In addition, 76,962 ammunition were seized, and 25,419 found. In 2010, 4,395 weapons and 542,966 ammunition were seized…
[SALW = Small Arms and Light Weapons]