Category Archives: Firearms

14 Jul
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FIREARMS DIGEST POSTINGS – JULY 13, 2018

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07 Jul
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FIREARMS DIGEST POSTINGS – JULY 6, 2018

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29 Jun
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RCMP ASKED TO UPDATE THE NUMBER OF FIREARMS ‘USED’ IN CRIME

The Library of Parliament Research Branch examined two different reports published by Statistics Canada on violent crime in 1999.  They determined that the “Presence of a Firearm in Violent Incidents” was 4.1%, but the “Use of a Firearm in Violent Incidents” was only 1.4% – almost three ...

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26 Jun
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STATSCAN ATIP CONFIRMS: SOURCE OF CRIME GUNS UNKNOWN

STATISTICS CANADA:  Surveys and statistical programs – Uniform Crime Reporting Survey (UCR) http://www23.statcan.gc.ca/imdb/p2SV.pl?Function=getSurvey&Id=380106 “THE CANADIAN FIREARMS INFORMATION SYSTEM DOES NOT COLLECT THE REQUESTED INFORMATION.”  Firearms Seized by Police that are: “(iii) domestically sourced, (iv) smuggled into Canada” https://dennisryoung.ca/2018/06/23/key-evidence-missing-responses-bill-c-71-order-paper-questions/

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24 Jun
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FIREARMS DIGEST POSTINGS – JUNE 22, 2018

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23 Jun
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KEY ‘EVIDENCE’ MISSING FROM RESPONSES TO BILL C-71 ORDER PAPER QUESTIONS

Government firearms statistics focussed on ‘activity’ – not ‘effectiveness’

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22 Jun
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NO ‘EVIDENCE-BASED’ JUSTIFICATION FOR RCMP FIREARMS INSPECTIONS

1,428 Firearms Inspections conducted by RCMP CFOs since January 2015 – 1 Revocation

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19 Jun
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LIBERAL GOV’T RESPONSES TO THREE C-71 ORDER PAPER QUESTIONS

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17 Jun
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ARE STRAW PURCHASES REALLY THE ‘MAIN SOURCE’ OF CRIME GUNS IN ALBERTA?

STILL SEEKING EVIDENCE: SOURCES OF ‘CRIME GUNS’ – Statistics Canada Access to Information Act request – April 15, 2018 https://dennisryoung.ca/2018/04/19/still-seeking-evidence-sources-crime-guns/

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17 Jun
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FIREARMS DIGEST POSTINGS – JUNE 15, 2018

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