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Gun Policy News, 5 April 2013

États-Unis

5 April 2013

Washington Post

NEW YORK — New York City's mayor met Thursday with the parents of a Chicago girl killed just days after performing at President Barack Obama's inaugural festivities, then suggested that places interested in reducing gun violence might want to emulate the Big Apple, where studies have found teenagers are less likely to carry weapons than in any other major U.S. city. The meeting between Mayor Michael Bloomberg and the parents of 15-year-old Hadiya Pendleton, who was... (GunPolicy.org)

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Russie

5 April 2013

RIA Novosti (Russia)

KALININGRAD – Russian police in the Baltic exclave of Kaliningrad have discovered an arsenal of World War II firearms in an apartment belonging to a local resident, the regional Federal Security Service (FSB) said on Friday. "They found an MG 34 machinegun, MP 38 and MP 40 sub-machineguns, a PPSh sub-machinegun and also five bolts, three pistol grips with trigger mechanisms, and six gun barrels from an unidentified model. In addition, there were also 220 rounds of... (GunPolicy.org)

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Canada

5 April 2013

Ottawa Sun (Ontario)

Police say it's nearly impossible to prevent domestic-related murders like the one that rocked a Gatineau daycare Friday morning. Hunting shotguns similar to the gun used in Friday's incident can be legally owned but police no longer know who they belong to. "Since the long gun registry was abolished, there's absolutely no way now for law enforcement to know who owns or possesses long guns," said Ottawa police weapons expert Det. Chris O'Brien. Most often, it's women... (GunPolicy.org)

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Australie

5 April 2013

Daily Mercury

Central Queensland police stations and gun shops have been inundated with hundreds of weapons as the Queensland firearm amnesty enters its final month. And a flash stun grenade was one of more than 4000 weapons handed in statewide. In the central region, which covers Mackay, Rockhampton and Gladstone, about 550 guns have been handed in under the amnesty running until the end of this month. After eight weeks of allowing unregistered gun owners to come forward to have... (GunPolicy.org)

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Australie

5 April 2013

Morning Bulletin, APN Newsdesk

NUMBERS BY REGION Central - Rockhampton, Mackay and Gladstone: 550 handed in. South Eastern - Gold Coast and Logan: 625 North Coast - Sunshine Coast, Bundaberg, Fraser Coast, Maryborough, Gympie, Caboolture: 737 Southern Region - Ipswich, Toowoomba, Roma, Warwick: 562 North - Townsville: 493 Far North - Cairns: 508 POLICE stations and gun shops around Rockhampton have received more than 500 unregistered guns as the Queensland firearm amnesty enters its final... (GunPolicy.org)

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