Sep 11, 2018
The latest national crime statistics show that guns are overwhelmingly the weapon of choice to kill, injure, threaten and intimidate: A shocking 41.3% of murders and 59.5% of aggravated robberies in 2017/18 were gun-related. The vast majority of these crimes involve handguns: Between 1999/2000 and 2013/14, handguns were used in 94% of murders and 97% of aggravated robberies.STATEMENT: Response to 2017/18 National Crime Statistics – Urgent action to reduce gun availability key to curing SA’s violent crime epidemic
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STEPS TO REMOVING A GUN FROM THE HOME
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If someone you know has a gun and they are misusing it, or are a danger to themselves and others, you can ask the police to remove the gun.
Download the how-to guide: https://gfsa.org.za/download/pamphlet-do-you-know-someone-who-should-not-have-a-gun-2/?wpdmdl=2958&refresh=61a753380c4841638355768
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