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Peru. 2010 ‘Institutions that Carried Out the Seizure and Recovery of Weapons and Ammunition (Instituciones que Realizaron la Incautación y Recuperación de Armas y Municiones).’ National Report of Peru 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); A, VI-1.6, p. 13. New York, NY: Permanent Mission of Peru to the United Nations. 1 June

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1.6 Instituciones que Realizaron la Incautación y Recuperación de Armas y Municiones

- Armamento con denuncia por robo o pérdida recuperados e internados en la
DICSCAMEC:

Arma: 2008 - 2009

Carabinas: 19 - 9
Escopetas: 91 - 65
Pistolas: 652 - 572
Revolveres: 574 - 377
Carabina/Escopeta: 2 - -
Fusil: 1 - 1
Total: 1,339 - 1,024

- Armas y municiones incautados en operativos realizados por la Policia Nacional del Peru - PNP:

Tipo/Arma: 2008 - 2009

Pistolas: 676 - 634
Revolveres: 959 - 919
Escopetas: 269 - 193
Carabina: 49 - 58
Pistola Ametralladora: 2 - 1
Fusil: 26 - 15
Escopetas Artesanales: 295 - 167
Total: 2,276 - 1,987

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1.6 Institutions that Carried Out the Seizure and Recovery of Weapons and Ammunition

- Weapons reported lost or stolen and placed in the DICSCAMEC:

Weapon: 2008 - 2009

Carbines: 19 - 9
Shotguns: 91 - 65
Handguns: 652 - 572
Revolvers: 574 - 377
Carbines/Shotgun: 2 - -
Rifle: 1 - 1
Total: 1,339 - 1,024

- Arms and ammunition seized in raids by the Peruvian National Police - PNP:

Type/Weapon: 2008 - 2009

Handguns: 676 - 634
Revolvers: 959 - 919
Shotguns: 269 - 193
Carbine: 49 - 58
Machine Pistol: 2 - 1
Rifle: 26 - 15
Handcrafted Shotguns: 295 - 167
Total: 2,276 - 1,987

[PNP = Peruvian National Police; DICSCAMEC = General Directorate for the Control of Security Services and Control of Firearms, Ammunition and Explosives for Civil Use]

ID: Q5748

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