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Firearms found in stolen car, man hiding in bush had gun

Recent NewsNZ Herald

A gun was discovered in the boot of a stolen car involved in a police pursuit and a man was hiding in the bushes with a gun in Northland yesterday.

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'Unprecedented' number of new police officers expected in Hawke's Bay in next five years

Recent NewsNZ Herald

One in three staff will be new to the profession.

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Let's start building a gun register now

Recent NewsStuff

In this opinion piece on Stuff, Police Association president Chris Cahill calls on the government to deliver quality gun control law.

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The Homicide Report: A gun register may help reduce the homicide rate

Recent NewsStuff

Police need to know how many firearms there are, who owns them, and who on-sells them, for gun reform to work, NZPA president Chris Cahill says.

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Police Assn responds to criticism of police driver training

Recent NewsStuff

President Chris Cahill didn't think driver training was lacking as much as a former police officer has suggested.

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Remembering police officer Len Snee, killed in Napier siege 10 years ago

Recent NewsRNZ

The community constable shot dead by a gunman during the Napier siege 10 years ago will be remembered "as a hell of a good police officer".

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