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National firearms monitoring program

  • AIC research project
  • Start date: 1997


The program, established as a result of the July 1996 Australasian Police Ministers' Council meeting collects data relating to firearm offence patterns; the numbers and types of registered firearms in each Australian jurisdiction; the number of people licensed to possess and use firearms; deaths and injuries committed with the use of firearms; and firearms-related offences generally.

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