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Police Association: Police need to be armed in increasingly dangerous environments

Recent NewsNewstalk ZB

Chris Cahill says the sad fact is that unless things change, it's only a matter of time until Police carry weapons at all times.

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Government pitches further gun restrictions aimed at high-risk individuals

Recent NewsTVNZ

The Government is making moves to bring in even tougher gun laws aimed at stopping "high-risk people outside the licensing system" from holding guns.

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Firearms Prohibition Order proposal raises fears of warrantless search powers

Recent NewsRNZ

Police Association president Chris Cahill said he supported the proposal in principle.

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Firearms Prohibition Orders: Wide police powers to take guns from dangerous people

Recent NewsNZ Herald

Police Association president Chris Cahill said the increasing use of firearms has been a police concern for some time.

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