NSW Police: 8,300 Guns Surrendered

(Source: Internet)

More than 8300 guns – including 413 shotguns and 1373 rifles – have been surrendered to police and dealers as part of the state-wide Firearms Amnesty, according to a statement from NSW Police on 25 October.

The NSW Firearms Amnesty which ran from 1 July to 30 September saw more than 74,000 rounds of ammunition, 56 prohibited weapons and 338 firearm parts and accessories surrendered, with the public encouraged to legally dispose of unregistered firearms or firearm-related items without penalty.