Citation(s) from the GunPolicy.org literature library
Chatvick, Andre. 1999 ‘The Criminal Use of Firearms.’ A Report on Firearm Registration Issues, p. 22. Wellington: NZ Police, Office of the Commissioner of Police, Strategic Policy Group. 17 July
The Criminal Use of Firearms
Newbold felt it was clear from his respondents:
"… that the bulk of firearms available on the New Zealand black market had originally been stolen from legal owners. A number of others, including handguns, had been sold illegally by legitimate owners to persons without licences."
Newbold, Greg. The Criminal Use of Firearms in New Zealand. Australian & NZ Journal of Criminology 1999; 32:1:72