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    NZPA disagrees with IPCA findings in excessive force case

    Recent NewsRNZ

    Chris Cahill disagreed with the findings of an IPCA report which criticised an officer for excessive use of force in a custody unit.

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    Aiming for accurate gun data

    Recent NewsNZPA

    Since March, there has been a new way for Police to capture firearms data and it is already producing more accurate and telling results.

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    Pin the tail on the donkey with gun buyback costs

    Recent NewsNewsroom

    The Government has allocated $150m to buy back banned weapons, but uncertainty remains, and the final cost could easily be double that, Laura Walters…

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    Radical gun lobby gets opponent

    Recent NewsNewsroom

    For the first time in 20 years, a gun control interest group has been set up in an effort to be a voice in opposition to the dominant pro-gun lobby.

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    Budget 2019: Money for gun buy-back scheme may not be enough

    Recent NewsNZ Herald

    Police Assn president Chris Cahill said it was unknown if the $168m for a gun buy-back scheme would be enough because we don't know how many of these…

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    Police arrest 35 people and seize $1m in Wgtn meth operation

    Recent NewsStuff

    Wellington police have arrested 35 people, including King Cobras gang members, and seized $1.1m in assets after a police operation targeting meth.

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