Category Archives: Statistics

29 Jun
0

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 ...

Read More
26 Jun
0

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/

Read More
23 Jun
0

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

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

Read More
22 Jun
0

NO ‘EVIDENCE-BASED’ JUSTIFICATION FOR RCMP FIREARMS INSPECTIONS

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

Read More
19 Jun
1

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

Read More
17 Jun
0

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/

Read More
17 Jun
0

ATT PROCESSING COSTS?

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TAXPAYERS TO PROCESS AUTHORIZATIONS TO TRANSPORT FIREARMS?

Read More
06 Jun
0

WORTH A READ: BRIEFS SUBMITTED OPPOSING BILL C-71

Read More
29 May
0

THE STOP BILL C-71 BOOK

The Bill C-71 Book: What It Means, How It Hurts You, and 3 Easy Steps You Can Take Right Now to Block It is the most comprehensive and easy-to-read overview of the draft law. The free PDF/e-Book is a joint ...

Read More
24 May
7

ONTARIO CFO AUTHORIZATION TO TRANSPORT FIREARMS STATISTICS 2010-2017

Ontario CFO FOIP Response – May 22, 2018 Authorizations to Transport firearms issued = 244,902 Authorizations to Transport firearms refused = 5 Number of persons charged with a criminal offence while failing to have a valid ATT = Zero APRIL ...

Read More