Law Enforcement

Venezuela Crushes 2,000 Guns in Public, Plans Registry of Bullets

Repost from Reuters, reporting by Frank Jack Daniel, and editing by David Gregorio

Venezuelan police crushed and chopped up nearly 2,000 shotguns and pistols in a Caracas city square on Wednesday, as the new interior minister relaunched a long-stalled gun control campaign in one of the world’s most crime-ridden countries.

Venezuela Crushes 2,000 Guns in Public, Plans Registry of Bullets
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Chicago Representative Introduces Legislation to Track Flying Bullets

Illinois State Representative Sonya Harper from Chicago presented a bill calling for the implementation of a statewide bullet tracking system to help curb gun violence. The bill, introduced this past August,  would require ammunition manufacturers to laser stamp serial numbers on every round sold in Illinois.

Chicago Representative Introduces Legislation to Track Flying Bullets
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